ORCQ COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country Belgium
Region Hainaut
Total identified casualties 16 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.60846
Longitude: 3.3482

Location Information

Orcq Communal Cemetery is located 2 km west of Tournai on the N7 Chaussee De Lille, a road leading from the R52 Tournai ring road. On reaching the village of Orcq the cemetery is located at the left of the church, 200 metres along a road called Bas Chemin.


Visiting Information

Wheelchair access possible via main entrance. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our Enquiries Department on telephone number: 01628 634221

History Information

Orcq Communal Cemetery contains 16 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, all men of the 74th (Yeomanry) Division who died during the Advance to Victory in October 1918.

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