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.
Andy Thompson RIP
The Surrey Branch has some very sad news to report: our branch chairman, Andy Thompson, died suddenly and unexpectedly w…