BORRE BRITISH CEMETERY

Country France
Region Nord
Total identified casualties 373 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.73005
Longitude: 2.58317

Location Information

Borre is a village 3 kilometres east of Hazebrouck on the D642. On reaching the village, turn right just before the church on the road signposted Sec Bois. The cemetery is 120 metres from the junction on the right hand side.


Visiting Information

Wheelchair access to the lower parts of the site is possible by an alternative entrance. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our enquiries dept. on 01628 634221.

History Information

The cemetery was used from May to September 1918 by field ambulances and fighting Units, particularly those of the 1st Australian Division, during the interval between the German and Allied offensives of that year. The cemetery now contains 367 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and three German war graves. There are also five burials of the Second World War. The cemetery was designed by Sir Herbert Baker.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

BORRE CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 10

PRADELLES CHURCHYARD

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 10

LE PEUPLIER MILITARY CEMETERY, CAESTRE

Location: France, Nord

Number of casualties: 106