Remembering those who gave their all
72,396 shrouded figures made by one man. Each represents a British Commonwealth serviceman killed at the Somme who has no known grave, many of whose bodies were never recovered from the battlefields. ‘Truly extraordinary’.
Buy a badge – Fund the Shrouds.
Help us fund the cost of making the Shrouds by buying a limited edition numbered enamel badge. All profits from the Shrouds will be donated to SSAFA The Armed Forces Charity and Commonwealth War Graves Foundation.
Shrouds of the Somme in the news
Working together with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, we are gathering your stories and images of the 72,396 servicemen represented by the shrouds, whose names are engraved on the CWGC Thiepval Memorial.