HE Memorial Registers giving particulars of those who fell in the infighting the Yprcs Salient and who have no known graves contain some 89000 names. 54360 of these names are commemorated on the Memorial Arch at the Menin Gate Ypres and 34855 on the Memorial at Tyne Cot Cemetery, Passchendaele. A description of these monuments and an account of the military operations in the Ypres Salient arc contained in an Introductory part of the Registers common to both Memorials. This part should be consulted before any search is made for particular names on the Memorials. The Register of the names on the Tyne Cot Memorial is issued in parts. Part i contains 1166 New Zealand names. Parts 2 to 24 contain 33689 names of soldiers from the United Kingdom and one from Newfoundland (Part 3). Part 25 contains the names received too late for inclusion in their proper order on the Memorial. The following is a list in order of date of the Battles in the Ypres Salient in which the Corps and Regiments from the United Kingdom took part during the years 1914-1918 .The names of these Battles are given as they appear in the Report of the Committee appointed by the Army Council to classify the battles and other engagements fought in the war. Yprcs 1914. Messines 1914. Langemarck 1914. Gheluvelt. Nonnc Bosschen. Yprcs 1915. Gravenstafel. St. Julien. Frezenbcrg. Bellewaarde. Mount Sorrel. Messines 1917. Yprcs 1917. Pilckem. Langemarck 1917. Menin Road. Polygon Wood Broodseinde. Poelcappelle. Passchendaele. Messines 1918. Kemmel. Scherpenberg, Ypres 1918. Courtrai. Report of the Battles Nomenclature Committee (Cmd. 1921). 1138
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