CUESMES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country Belgium
Region Hainaut
Total identified casualties 9 Find these records
Casualties from First World War

Location Information

Cuesmes Communal Cemetery is located 2 km west of Mons. From the R50 Mons ring road the N6 leads southwards towards Maubeuge. 700 metres along the N6 Avenue General De Gaulle lies the right hand turning onto the N544 chaussee de Cuesmes. 2 km along the N544 lies the village of Cuesmes. On reaching the village the cemetery is located 300 metres beyond the village square on the right hand side of the rue de Frameries.


Visiting Information

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 Section on telephone number 01628 507200

History Information

Cuesmes Communal Cemetery contains 47 Commonwealth burials of the First Wordl War, 38 of which are unidentified. They date from August 1914 and October-December 1918, and in most cases they were brought into the cemetery after the Armistice.

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