METEREN (MONT-DES-CATS) COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 17 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.78239
Longitude: 2.67176

Location Information

Meteren Mont des Cats Communal Cemetery is situated on one of the 3 'Mountains' of Flanders. This 'mountain' is clearly visible to the north of Meteren, a town in the north of France between Hazebrouck and Bailleul, as it has a large television mast on the top. The Communal Cemetery is at the base of the mast and the Commonwealth war graves plot is opposite the main gate.


History Information

There are now over 20, 1939-45 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified.

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