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AVESNES-LES-AUBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY

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Country:
France
Locality:
Nord
Identified Casualties:
5
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
3.37333
Latitude:
50.19808

Location Information

Avesnes-les-Aubert is a village and commune about 11 kilometres east of the town of Cambrai. This lies some 60 kilometres south of Lille. The village is on the N.342 Cambrai-Solesmes road.

The cemetery is on the western side of the village, on the D.276 road to the neighbouring village of Rieux.

Historical Information

Near its northern wall and the north-western entrance gate are the graves of five airmen, two of whom belonged to the Royal Air Force, and three to the Royal Canadian Air Force.