Wednesday, 21 September 2011

British Garrison Cemetery in Sri Lanka

The BBC has a report on the British Garrison Cemetery in Sri Lanka, established in 1817, and today taken care of by Charles Carmichael for the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

The full story is at www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-14984188

(With thanks to the FFHSEzine on Paper.li)


* An article written by yours truly on the Scots cemetery in Kolkata, India, is available in Discover my Past Scotland issue 5 (April 2009), available as a back issue online atwww.discovermypast.co.uk.

Chris

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