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MUSLIM PEACE GARDEN


Laid a wreath at an interfaith service today at the Muslim Burial Ground Peace Garden in Woking. The ocassion was to mark the anniversary of the first soldier who lost his life and was buried there on the 16th July 1915. A large turnout with prayers by the Imam of the Shah Jahan Mosque in Woking and by the Bishop of Guildford. One of the wreaths was laid by the daughter of the last man who had been buried there. A very dignified and moving Commemoration Service with participation of senior officers of the British army and senior representatives from the High Commissions of Bangladesh and Pakistan.