NECHIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country Belgium
Region Hainaut
Total identified casualties 12 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.66584
Longitude: 3.27008

Location Information

Nechin Communal Cemetery is located centrally between the towns of Kortrijk, Lille and Tournai. From Kortrijk the A17 leads 17 km southwards towards Tournai and the right hand turning onto the N518 rue des Combatants. 1.5 km along the rue des Combatants lies the village square of Nechin. The cemetery is located 150 metres south of the town centre on the right hand side of the place du Sacre-Coeur.


Visiting Information

The graves are to be found in the South-West part of the cemetery. Visitors should note that this site is restricted to normal cemetery opening hours. Wheelchair access possible via main entrance. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our Enquiries Department on telephone number: 01628 634221

History Information

Nechin Communal Cemetery contains 12 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, all dating from October and November 1918, and the Advance to Victory.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

LEERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 10

TOUFFLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 8

TEMPLEUVE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, TOURNAI

Location: Belgium, Hainaut

Number of casualties: 26