Want to go - Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium. The memorial bears the names of 54,389 officers and men from the U.K. and Commonwealth Forces who fell in the Ypres Salient before August 1917 and have no known grave. Thousands of soldiers in the British Army and Commonwealth Forces lost their lives fighting in the Ypres Salient. The remains of over 90,000 of them have never been found or identified. They are, therefore, buried somewhere in the Ypres Salient with no known grave.