MONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 40 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.12426
Longitude: 3.54819

Location Information

Montay is a village approximately 1 kilometre north of Le Cateau. The British Cemetery lies approximately 1 kilometre north-east of the village centre. Take the D932, Croix Caluyau road, for 800 metres from its junction with the D955 to find the Cemetery on the right side of the road.


Visiting Information

Wheelchair access possible via main entrance. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our Enquiries Section on 01628 507200.

History Information

Montay was reached by Commonwealth forces on 10 October 1918. The cemetery was made by the 38th (Welsh) Division and the 2nd Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders and contains the graves of those killed between 22 October-1 November 1918. Montay British Cemetery contains 41 First World War burials. The cemetery was designed by W H Cowlishaw.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

MONTAY COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 27

MONTAY-NEUVILLY ROAD CEMETERY, MONTAY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 497

SELRIDGE BRITISH CEMETERY, MONTAY

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 147