MOLLEM COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country Belgium
Region Vlaams-Brabant
Total identified casualties 2 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.92919
Longitude: 4.22389

Location Information

Mollem is a village lying 17 kilometres north-west of Brussels, and 3 kilometres north of the main road to Gent. Brussels is the most convenient centre. The Commonwealth graves are in the south-eastern part of the cemetery.


History Information

The British Expeditionary Force was involved in the later stages of the defence of Belgium following the German invasion in May 1940, and suffered many casualties in covering the withdrawal to Dunkirk. Mollem Communal Cemetery contains 2 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.

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Number of casualties: 1