PONT-REMY BRITISH CEMETERY

Country France
Region Somme
Total identified casualties 55 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.05929
Longitude: 1.90783

Location Information

The village of Pont-Remy is 11 kilometres (7 miles) south-east of Abbeville, on the northern bank of the Somme. The British Cemetery is north of the village, near the west side of the road to Buigny-l'Abbe and St. Riquier.


Visiting Information

Wheelchair access with some difficulty. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our enquiries department on telephone number 01628 634221.

History Information

The 38th and 4th Casualty Clearing Stations were posted to Pont-Remy in March and April 1918, the 41st Stationary Hospital from April 1918 to the following November, and the 46th Casualty Clearing Station from December 1918 to April 1919. The Cemetery was made by these medical units and was used from May 1918 to May 1919. One grave was later brought in from Pont-Remy Communal Cemetery, two from Conde-Folie Communal Cemetery and one from Long Churchyard. Pont-Remy British Cemetery now contains 55 First World War burials.

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PONT-REMY COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: France, Somme

Number of casualties: 3

EAUCOURT-SUR-SOMME CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Somme

Number of casualties: 3

LIERCOURT CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Somme

Number of casualties: 1