Berles-au-Bois WWI war cemetery

Berles-au-Bois WWI war cemetery


Berles-au-Bois, France (FR)
The village remained in British hands from the summer of 1915, when it was taken over from French troops, until the end of the War; but it suffered at time from severe shelling. Berles New Military Cemetery was begun by fighting units in January 1917, when the Churchyard Extension was closed; it was used until April 1918

There are now 177, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified.
The village remained in British hands from the summer of 1915, when it was taken over from French troops, until the end of the War; but it suffered at time from severe shelling. Berles New Military Cemetery was begun by fighting units in January 1917, when the Churchyard Extension was closed; it was used until April 1918

There are now 177, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified.
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Links: en.wikipedia.org, www.cwgc.org
By: giove

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