British Major Maurice French, 84, of Heytesbury in Wiltshire, stands in front of his uncles grave, World War I first Victoria Cross recipient Maurice Dease, during a commemoration ceremony to mark the... more 
British Major Maurice French, 84, of Heytesbury in Wiltshire, stands in front of his uncles grave, World War I first Victoria Cross recipient Maurice Dease, during a commemoration ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I at the St. Symphorien Cemetery in St. Symphorien, Belgium on Monday, Aug. 4, 2014. The cemetery was established by the German Army as a final resting place for British and German soldiers killed at the Battle of Mons. Among those buried is Pvt. John Parr of the Middlesex Regiment, the first British soldier to be killed in action on the Western Front. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Virginia Mayo
Tue, Aug 5, 2014 7:24 AM EDT