RIBEMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, AISNE

Country France
Region Aisne
Total identified casualties 29 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 49.79663
Longitude: 3.46824

Location Information

Ribemont in the Department of the Aisne (there is also a Ribemont in the Department of the Somme), is a village 14 kilometres South-East of St. Quentin, adjacent to the Canal de Sambre.


History Information

The Communal Cemetery was extended by the Germans, but the German graves, 320 in number, have been removed. There are now over 30, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site, beyond the French Military plot, on the North-East side of the cemetery. Of these, a small number are unidentified and a special memorial is erected to a soldier believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials record the names of three United Kingdom soldiers, buried in Monceau-le-Neuf Communal Cemetery German Extension, whose graves could not be found.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

SERY-LES-MEZIERES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: France, Aisne

Number of casualties: 4

NEUVILLETTE CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Aisne

Number of casualties: 1

HAMEGICOURT CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Aisne

Number of casualties: 5