Brookwood Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Commemorating on twenty-eight panels around 3,500 (regularly updated) men and women of the British Commonwealth and Empire who perished in WW2 and have no known grave. Inaugurated by HM the Queen in October 1958.
Brookwood Memorial

Above - Main Memorial Inscription
Top Right - WIth Cross in Canadian plot in the Background
Opposite - Winter 2007

Africa Pioneer Corps - High Definition Image
Shown In Panel 28 Below
A "Reason" to Fight

See all the names recorded on the Panels in high definition zoom-in images. The names include those who died in Commando raids, in the Norway campaign, Special Operations Executive agents, Allied Special Forces, First Aid Nursing Yeomanry, African Pioneer Corps. Panel 27 is uninscribed.

Panels 1 to 7 ~~ Panels 8 to 14 ~~ Panels 15 to 21 ~~ Panels 22 to 28
Panels 22-28 Updated & correct at June 2017
Panel 27 - The SOE Volunteers are Israeli or more accurately at that time Palestinian Jewish Commandos

Note: some inscriptions are weathered. I've processed these images to make them as legible as possible. Variation in overall Panel colouring results from their relative position in the Memorial to the sun at the time taken.

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