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WARRY COPSE CEMETERY, COURCELLES-LE-COMTE

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Country:
France
Locality:
Pas de Calais
Identified Casualties:
38

Location Information

The village of Courcelle-le-Comte is 17 kilometres south of Arras. The Cemetery is 1 kilometre south-east of the village and about 50 metres north-west of the small copse from which it takes its name.

Historical Information

The village of Courcelles-le-Comte was taken by the 3rd Division on 21 August 1918 and Warry Copse Cemetery was made by the 3rd Division Burial Officer at the end of the month.

The cemetery contains 40 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, two of which are unidentified.