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ERQUELINNES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Belgium
Locality:
Hainaut
Identified Casualties:
66
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
4.13201
Latitude:
50.31243

Location Information

Erquelinnes is located 21 kilometres south east of Mons on a road leading from the N40 chaussee de Beaumont, which connects Mons to the village of Erquelinnes.

On reaching the village the cemetery is located 50 metres along the rue Madame.

Visiting Information

Visitors should note that this site is restricted to normal cemetery opening hours.

Wheelchair access possible via main entrance.

For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our Enquiries Department on telephone number: 01628 634221

Historical Information

Erquelinnes Communal Cemetery contains 67 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, all of which were made by the Germans in October and November 1918. Three casualties whose graves could not be precisely located are commemorated by special memorial. The cemetery also contains 16 war graves of other nationalities.