VERTIGNEUL CHURCHYARD, ROMERIES

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 21 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.19633
Longitude: 3.54751

Location Information

Vertigneul is a hamlet of the commune of Romeries in the Department of the Nord.


History Information

Vertigneul and Romeries were both taken by the 1st Otago Regiment, the 2nd Canterbury Regiment and the 8th Lancashire Fusiliers on 23 October 1918. Vertigneul Churchyard contains the graves of 20 Commonwealth servicemen of the First World War, 19 of them from New Zealand units.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

BEAURAIN BRITISH CEMETERY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 57

ROMERIES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 832

VERTAIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 52