Suzanne Military Cemetery No.3
- Country France
- Total identified casualties 97 Find these casualties
- Region Somme
- Identified casualties from First World War
- GPS Coordinates Latitude: 49.96137, Longitude: 2.7772
Suzanne is a village in the Department of the Somme on the right bank of the Somme River, about 13 kilometres south-east of Albert. Suzanne Military Cemetery No. 3 is north of the village near the east of the road to Maricourt.
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The village of Suzanne was taken over by British troops in the summer of 1915, lost in March, 1918, and recaptured by the 3rd Australian Division on the following 26th August.
Suzanne Military Cemetery No. 3 was originally a French Cemetery (Cimetiere Mixte No. 3 de Suzanne); but after the Armistice the British graves were concentrated into it from the battlefields North of the Somme, and the French graves were removed.
There are now 139 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war here. Of these, 42 are unidentified. There is also 1 German burial here.
The cemetery covers area of 925 square metres and is enclosed by a low rubble wall.