The full order of events commemorating the First World War will span from the centenary of the outbreak of war in 2014 until that of Armistice Day in 2018. Some of the commemoration dates include:
- Outbreak of war, August 1, 2014
- First day of conflict, August 4, 2014
- Gallipoli Campaign , April 25, 2015-
- Battle of the Somme, July 1 2016
- Battle of Jutland, May 31, 2016-
- Passchendaele, June 17, 2017-
- Armistice Day, November 11, 2018
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