HESBECOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country France
Region Somme
Total identified casualties 12 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 49.94424
Longitude: 3.13203

Location Information

Hesbecourt is a village in the Department of the Somme, 3 kilometres east of the town of Roisel which is 10 kilometres east of Peronne on the D6. The Cemetery lies within the Communal graveyard behind the church.


History Information

The Communal Cemetery was used by German medical units, but the graves of United Kingdom and Australian soldiers, buried by their comrades, remain in it, in five groups. Those of two American and five German soldiers have been removed. There are now over 10, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site.

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