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HOUDAIN LANE CEMETERY, TILLOY-LES-MOFFLAINES

  • Country France
  • Total identified casualties 67 Find these casualties
  • Region Pas de Calais
  • Casualties from First World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.28782, Longitude: 2.83153

Location information

Houdain Lane Cemetery lies just west of Feuchy, a small village approximately 1.5 kilometres east of Arras. From Feuchy centre the cemetery is signposted along a track for 500 metres, followed by a more difficult track.

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History information

The village of Tilly-les-Mofflaines was taken by Commonwealth troops on 9 April 1917, but it was partly in German hands again from March to August 1918. "Houdain Lane" was a trench in the area between Tilloy and Feuchy. The cemetery was made in April 1917 by units of the 12th (Eastern), 15th (Scottish) and 37th Divisions. The cemetery contains 76 burials of the First World War.