Skip to content

Cemetery Details

ST. CLEMENT-LES-BALEINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Print page
Casualty Record Detail
1
ST. CLEMENT-LES-BALEINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY Print this image


Country:
France
Locality:
Charente-Maritime
Identified Casualties:
1
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-1.53921
Latitude:
46.2286

Location Information

St. Clement-les-Baleines is near the western end of the Ile de Re, an island just off the Bay of Biscay coast near La Rochelle. The island is reached by ferry from La Pallice. the twin port of La Rochelle. In the cemetery, which is on the right-hand side of the road to Les Portes, are the graves of 5 British soldiers and 1 British seaman of the 1939-1945 war; only 1 of the soldiers has been identified.