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Poelcapelle British Cemetery made after the Armistice from graves brought in from surrounding battlefields & smaller cemeteries. Greatest majority date from last 5 months of 1917, particularly Oct, certain plots contain graves of 1914 & 1915. 7478 are buried or commemorated here. 6231 are unidentified, special memorials commemorate 8 known or believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials commemorate 24 buried by the Germans in other burial grounds whose graves cannot be located.

Poelcapelle British Cemetery made after the Armistice from graves brought in from surrounding battlefields & smaller cemeteries. Greatest majority date from last 5 months of 1917, particularly Oct, certain plots contain graves of 1914 & 1915. 7478 are buried or commemorated here. 6231 are unidentified, special memorials commemorate 8 known or believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials commemorate 24 buried by the Germans in other burial grounds whose graves cannot be located.

FLANDERS FIELDS  ---  Flanders Field American Cemetery and Memorial is a World War I cemetery on the southeast edge of the town of Waregem, Belgium. The memorial was designed by architect Paul Cret. This is the only American World War I cemetery in Belgium and 411 American servicemen are buried or commemorated there. Many of them fell at Spitaals Bosschen, an action of the Ypres-Lys Campaign by the 91st Infantry Division in the closing days of World War I.

FLANDERS FIELDS --- Flanders Field American Cemetery and Memorial is a World War I cemetery on the southeast edge of the town of Waregem, Belgium. The memorial was designed by architect Paul Cret. This is the only American World War I cemetery in Belgium and 411 American servicemen are buried or commemorated there. Many of them fell at Spitaals Bosschen, an action of the Ypres-Lys Campaign by the 91st Infantry Division in the closing days of World War I.

The Douaumont ossuary is a memorial containing the remains of soldiers who died on the battlefield during the Battle of Verdun in World War I. Photograph by Matt Leonard (CC-BY-NC-SA).

The Douaumont ossuary is a memorial containing the remains of soldiers who died on the battlefield during the Battle of Verdun in World War I. Photograph by Matt Leonard (CC-BY-NC-SA).

Messine - Ridge memoral - 1500 british soldiers buried, 900 unidentified.

Messine - Ridge memoral - 1500 british soldiers buried, 900 unidentified.

Australian Military Cemetery in Fromelles, France (near Lille)

Australian Military Cemetery in Fromelles, France (near Lille)

Ypres Reservoir Cemetery in 1919. Reservoir Cemetery just after the War.

Ypres Reservoir Cemetery in 1919. Reservoir Cemetery just after the War.

Kings Royal Rifle Corps Memorial, Bellewaerde, Hooge.

Kings Royal Rifle Corps Memorial, Bellewaerde, Hooge.

Long search for Diggers ends in a wartime cemetery - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/long-search-for-diggers-ends-in-a-wartime-cemetery.html

Long search for Diggers ends in a wartime cemetery - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/long-search-for-diggers-ends-in-a-wartime-cemetery.html

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