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WASSIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY

  • Country France
  • Total identified casualties 29 Find these casualties
  • Region Aisne
  • Casualties from First World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.01739, Longitude: 3.60409

Location information

Wassigny is a commune 32 kilometres north-east of St Quentin and 11 kilometres south of Le Cateau, just off the D27. The Commonwealth war burials are located on the left front and rear of the cemetery.

History information

Wassigny was captured by the 1st Division on the 18th-19th October, 1918. The French and German War Graves have been removed from the Communal Cemetery.

There are now nearly 30, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Most fell in October and November, 1918, and were buried by their comrades.