COFEPOW VJ Day Service

Thursday 7 July 2022

Armed Forces Memorial Closure


The Armed Forces Memorial will be closed between 10am and 1pm on Thursday 7 July for a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

There will be a short service led by the Children, Families and Friends of the Far East Prisoners of War (COFEPOW).


The Service and Wreath Laying Ceremony will take place in the Far East Zone of the Arboretum.

The congregation will then go to Aspects for a private service led by Commander David Childs CBE.

The Burma Railway Memorial - includes original track and sleepers