MONTAY COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 26 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.11621
Longitude: 3.54394

Location Information

Montay is a village approximately 1 kilometre north of Le Cateau. It is approximately 30 kilometres south-east of Cambrai. The Communal Cemetery lies between the village and Le Cateau. From the D932, take the D955, Le Cateau road, for approximately 325 metres to a small side road on the left. Follow this road for approximately 150 metres to find the Cemetery on the right side.


History Information

Montay was reached by Commonwealth forces on 10 October 1918; most of those buried in this communal cemetery died between 19 October and 6 November 1918, but there is one grave from August 1914. The cemetery contains 27 Commonwealth burials of the First World War.

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