GOMIECOURT SOUTH CEMETERY

Country France
Region Pas de Calais
Total identified casualties 216 Find these records
Casualties from First World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.14754
Longitude: 2.80533

Location Information

Gomiecourt is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 16 kilometres south of Arras and 6 kilometres north-west of Bapaume. Gomiecourt South Cemetery is on the south-east side of the village.


History Information

Gomiecourt village was captured by the 3rd Division on 23 August 1918 and the cemetery was made by the 62nd Division Burial Officer at the end of August 1918 Gomiecourt South Cemetery contains 206 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, ten of which are unidentified. 27 German burials form a separate plot on the south-west side.

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