BOUSIES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 8 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.15427
Longitude: 3.61749

Location Information

Bousies is a large village in the Department of the Nord, 4 miles north-east of Le Cateau. The Cemetery is on the north of the main part of the village (follow direction Poix-du-Nord),on the outskirts of Boussies, on the left hand side of the Preux-au-Bois – Preux-au-Bois road (D243) coming from Preux-au-Bois.


Visiting Information

Wheelchair access is possible with some difficulty. The cemetery is always opened to the public.

History Information

In the North-East part of the Communal Cemetery, North of the village, are the graves of nine soldiers from the United Kingdom (including one unidentified) who fell in late October and early November, 1918. The British graves from Bousies Communal Cemetery Extension have been removed to Honnechy British Cemetery.

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