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In pictures: Lost troops memorial

Armed Forces Memorial

A new memorial to remember those who have died while fighting for the UK has been built in Alrewas, Staffordshire

Members of the Royal Family at the National Armed Forces Memorial

The Queen, Prince Charles and Prime Minister Gordon Brown all attended a special dedication service for the new monument

Armed Forces Memorial

The 6m stone circle lists the names of 16,000 men and women in the armed services who have died since the end of World War Two

Guests at the Armed Forces Memorial

The memorial will open to visitors on 29 October and has room for names of servicemen who die in future conflicts to be engraved

Armed Forces Memorial

As well as those killed while fighting, the memorial remembers those who died because of terrorist attacks