BEAURAINS COMMUNAL CEMETERY
|Region||Pas de Calais|
|Total identified casualties||17 Find these records|
|Casualties from||Second World War|
Beaurains is a village on the southern outskirts of Arras on the N37 road to Bapaume, and only 3 kilometres from Arras Station. The Comunal Cemetery is on the north-eastern side of the village on the road (D60) which leads to Tilloy-les-Mofflaines and the main Arras-Cambrai road.
Most of the 21 Commonwealth burials in Beaurains Communal Cemetery date from May 1940, and the German advance through nothern France. Four of the burials are unidentified and one is commemorated by a special memorial inscribed " Believed to be".