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Veterans Day and Remembrance Sunday marked in the UK
The American cemeteries at Brookwood and Cambridge will host ceremonies on November 11 and November 12
Published on October 4, 2018

2018 marks the 100th anniversary of November 11, when in 1918 the armistice was signed which signalled the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front of World War One. A number of events will be taking place across the UK to commemorate the anniversary, as well as Veterans Day, including at the two American Cemeteries in the UK at Brookwood and Cambridge. Please see below for details on these events.

Remembrance Sunday, observed in the United Kingdom on November 11, will also see a ceremony taking place in central London at the Cenotaph in Whitehall. The event will be covered on BBC One.

Brookwood American Cemetery

Where?: Brookwood American Cemetery, Dawney Hill, Pirbright, Brookwood, Woking, Surrey GU24 0JB

When?: November 11, 2018. The ceremony start time will be determined closer to the date of the event.

Who can attend?: Attendance is free and open to the public.

Contact: Tel +44 (0)1483 473 237

Cambridge American Cemetery

Where?: Cambridge American Cemetery, Madingley Road, Coton, Cambridge CB23 7PH

When?: November 12, 2018. Seats must be taken by 10:45am.

Who can attend?: Attendance is free and open to the public.

Contact: Tel +44 (0)1954 210 350


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