HAUBOURDIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 1 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.60406
Longitude: 2.99477

Location Information

This is a town in the Department of the Nord, on the South-West side of Lille. There remains in the Communal Cemetery a British grave at the foot of the French Memorial in the main path, beyond the Crucifix.


History Information

The region was held by the Germans from October, 1914, to October, 1918, and the Communal Cemetery, in the South-East part of the town, was used and extended by German Field Hospitals. The GERMAN EXTENSION, with nearly 1,000 graves, is permanent; 44 British graves have been removed from it to Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, and eleven (all of 1914) from the Communal Cemetery itself to Laventie Military Cemetery.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

SANTES CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 2

HOUPLIN-ANCOISNE (ANCOISNE) COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 2

LILLE SOUTHERN CEMETERY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 618