On September 2nd the CWGC had a Family Open Day at Brookwood Military Cemetery. The Surrey Branch had a stand at the event and Surrey Branch volunteers assisted the CWCG staff in giving guided tours of the cemetery.
The photo below shows Andy Thompson, the Surrey Branch chairman, having a go at carving letters on a slab of Portland stone as used for the CWGC headstones. The CWGC stonemason is just out of the picture, keeping a careful eye on Andy's progress.
Surrey Branch Tour of Ypres and Arras September 2017
The annual battlefield tour organised by the Surrey Branch for members and friends was the most ambitious to date with t…