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A big thank you to the following for their invaluable contributions over the last ten years


Mike Booker

Brian Budge

Barry Cuttell

Andre De Smet

Jean-Michel Dominique

Colin Ellender

Conrad Freeling

Jean-Claude Graux

Luc D'Haene

Mike Harris

Gordon Hodgson

Frans Kestermont

Frits Kruishaar

Demosthenes Lamprinakis

Frits Leenders

Nicholas Philpot

Bob Scott

Harry Willey

Howard Wootton

Ken Wright


A site of remembrance and a comprehensive guide to the military cemeteries and memorials around the world

This site contains photographs of all 940 cemeteries in France and Belgium of 40 or more burials visited by Sidney C. Hurst whilst compiling his 1929 book "The Silent Cities".


All of these cemeteries have been personally visited and photographed by ourselves.


 The site also contains images of over 3500 military cemeteries and memorials from all around the world. We are continually updating and improving our images.

This website is entirely funded by ourselves, however, if you have enjoyed the site or found it useful and would like to make a donation toward its continued upkeep and evolution, please do so by using the secure link below. Many thanks.





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We would like to gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission in granting us permission to use their text and images.

Contributions to the site are always welcome, so if you have a photograph of a cemetery/memorial or a serviceman/servicewoman you would like to submit please Contact Us


Our virtual war memorial

Images and details of over 3000 of the men who fought and died.



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Site originally designed by Ann Whittam and online since January 2005. Over 1 million visitors at January 2009.


All photographs Copyright of Terry Heard and Brent Whittam unless otherwise stated. If you would like to use any of the images on the site please Contact Us


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