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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.

Hooge Crater Cemetery begun by 7th Div Burial Officer 10|1917. Originally contained 76 graves, Rows A-D Plot I, greatly increased after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefields of Zillebeke, Zantvoorde & Gheluvelt. 5923 Commonwealth soldiers WWI buried or commemorated here. 3579 are unidentified. Special memorials record the names of a number of casualties either known or believed to be buried among them, or whose graves in other cemeteries were destroyed by shell…

Hooge Crater Cemetery begun by 7th Div Burial Officer 10|1917. Originally contained 76 graves, Rows A-D Plot I, greatly increased after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefields of Zillebeke, Zantvoorde & Gheluvelt. 5923 Commonwealth soldiers WWI buried or commemorated here. 3579 are unidentified. Special memorials record the names of a number of casualties either known or believed to be buried among them, or whose graves in other cemeteries were destroyed by shell…

Peronne Road Cemetery begun in Battle of the Somme 1916, used until 8|1917. At the Armistice consisted of 175 graves (almost the whole of Plot I). Completed by concentration of graves from battlefields in immediate neighbourhood & smaller burial grounds. 1348 WWI  casualties commemorated here. 366 are unidentified, special memorials to 26 soldiers from UK known or believed to be buried among them. 3 Special memorials to soldiers buried in other cemeteries, whose graves could not be found.

Peronne Road Cemetery begun in Battle of the Somme 1916, used until 8|1917. At the Armistice consisted of 175 graves (almost the whole of Plot I). Completed by concentration of graves from battlefields in immediate neighbourhood & smaller burial grounds. 1348 WWI casualties commemorated here. 366 are unidentified, special memorials to 26 soldiers from UK known or believed to be buried among them. 3 Special memorials to soldiers buried in other cemeteries, whose graves could not be found.

Tincourt New British Cemetery begun 6|1917 & used until 9|1919. After the Armistice used for the reburial of soldiers found on the battlefield, or buried in small French or German cemeteries. Nearly 2000 WWI casualties commemorated here. Over 250 are unidentified, special memorials are erected to 7 soldiers from UK, known or believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials record 21 soldiers from UK, buried in other cemeteries, whose graves were destroyed by shell fire.

Tincourt New British Cemetery begun 6|1917 & used until 9|1919. After the Armistice used for the reburial of soldiers found on the battlefield, or buried in small French or German cemeteries. Nearly 2000 WWI casualties commemorated here. Over 250 are unidentified, special memorials are erected to 7 soldiers from UK, known or believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials record 21 soldiers from UK, buried in other cemeteries, whose graves were destroyed by shell fire.

MESSINES RIDGE BRITISH CEMETERY was made after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefield around Messines & small burial grounds. The dates of death of those buried range from 10/1914-10/1918, the majority died fighting in 1917. 1534 WWI Commonwealth servicemen buried or commemorated here. 957 are unidentified, special memorials commemorate casualties known or believed to be buried among them, or buried in other cemeteries where their graves were destroyed by shell fire.

MESSINES RIDGE BRITISH CEMETERY was made after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefield around Messines & small burial grounds. The dates of death of those buried range from 10/1914-10/1918, the majority died fighting in 1917. 1534 WWI Commonwealth servicemen buried or commemorated here. 957 are unidentified, special memorials commemorate casualties known or believed to be buried among them, or buried in other cemeteries where their graves were destroyed by shell fire.

VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MILITARY CEMETERY: 444 graves were brought in from Dury Hospital Military Cemetery after 1925. 2142 WWI Commonwealth servicemen buried or commemorated here. 609 are unidentified, special memorials to 5 casualties known or believed to be buried among them, & to 15 buried in other cemeteries whose graves could not be found on concentration.

VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MILITARY CEMETERY: 444 graves were brought in from Dury Hospital Military Cemetery after 1925. 2142 WWI Commonwealth servicemen buried or commemorated here. 609 are unidentified, special memorials to 5 casualties known or believed to be buried among them, & to 15 buried in other cemeteries whose graves could not be found on concentration.

VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY. Begun 8/1918 & used by fighting units & field ambulances until 10/1918. Consisted of 430 graves (in Plots I + II). Increased after Armistice by concentration of graves from battlefields of 4-6/1917, 8+9/1918, & smaller cemeteries. Contains 2369 WWI burials & commemorations. 1458 are unidentified, special memorials - 8 casualties known or believed to be buried amongst them, & 4 soldiers buried in other cemeteries whose graves could not be found on concentration

VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY. Begun 8/1918 & used by fighting units & field ambulances until 10/1918. Consisted of 430 graves (in Plots I + II). Increased after Armistice by concentration of graves from battlefields of 4-6/1917, 8+9/1918, & smaller cemeteries. Contains 2369 WWI burials & commemorations. 1458 are unidentified, special memorials - 8 casualties known or believed to be buried amongst them, & 4 soldiers buried in other cemeteries whose graves could not be found on concentration

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY. In all, 5139 WWI Commonwealth servicemen are buried or commemorated in the enclosures of Bedford House Cemetery. 3011 are unidentified, special memorials commemorate a number of casualties known or believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials name casualties buried in other cemeteries whose graves could not be found on concentration.

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY. In all, 5139 WWI Commonwealth servicemen are buried or commemorated in the enclosures of Bedford House Cemetery. 3011 are unidentified, special memorials commemorate a number of casualties known or believed to be buried among them. Other special memorials name casualties buried in other cemeteries whose graves could not be found on concentration.

Lieut. Dominic Macauley Watson. (|3.12.1917). Somerset Light Infantry 12th (West Somerset Yeomanry) Bn. Educated Radley College. Buried Tincourt New British Cemetery. Grave Ref: III. F.20. Son of Amelia Mary Watson, of 21, Royal Crescent, Bath, and the late Dominic Watson.

Lieut. Dominic Macauley Watson. (|3.12.1917). Somerset Light Infantry 12th (West Somerset Yeomanry) Bn. Educated Radley College. Buried Tincourt New British Cemetery. Grave Ref: III. F.20. Son of Amelia Mary Watson, of 21, Royal Crescent, Bath, and the late Dominic Watson.

Poelcapelle British Cemetery. Total of 7478 casualties with 6231 of them unidentified. Most of the graves date from the last five months of 1917

Poelcapelle British Cemetery. Total of 7478 casualties with 6231 of them unidentified. Most of the graves date from the last five months of 1917

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