ESPLECHIN CHURCHYARD

Country Belgium
Region Hainaut
Total identified casualties 28 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.57378
Longitude: 3.30399

Location Information

The village of Esplechin is located south-east of Tournai off the N508. From the E42 motorway turn off at junction 35 and onto the N7 direction Lille. Follow the N7 to the first junction and turn left direction Esplechin, under the motorway and through the village of Lamain and into Esplechin. The church is in the centre of the village. The graves are located to the left of the church at the front and to the right of the church at the rear.


History Information

Esplechin Churchyard contains 28 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, all dating from October and November 1918, and the Advance to Victory.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

RUMES CHURCHYARD

Location: Belgium, Hainaut

Number of casualties: 1

FROIDMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: Belgium, Hainaut

Number of casualties: 9

LAMAIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: Belgium, Hainaut

Number of casualties: 8