On 21 February 1917 the troopship SS Mendi was carrying the final contingent of black recruits, the South African Native Labour Corps, across the English Channel to serve in France. Struck by another ship, the Mendi sank and more than 600 of the 800
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This website for upper primary and lower secondary from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission explains why it was set up, examines the work it does today and looks at the impact of war on individuals, families, communities and society in general.
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