First D.C.L.I. Cemetery, The Bluff

First D.C.L.I. Cemetery, The BluffRate this post First D.C.L.I. Cemetery, The Bluff First DCLI Cemetery is located 4 km south east of Ypres town centre, on the Verbrandemolenstraat a road leading from the Komenseweg, connecting Ypres to Komen (N336). From Ypres town centre the Komenseweg is located via the Rijselsestraat, through the Rijselpoort (Lille Gate) and crossing the Ypres ring road, towards Armentieres and Lille. The road name then changes to Rijselseweg. 1 km along…

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Bard Cottage Cemetery

Bard Cottage CemeteryRate this post Bard Cottage Cemetery The Cemetery is located on the Diksmuidseweg road (N369) in the direction of Boezinge. From Ieper station turn left into Fochlaan and go to the roundabout, turn right and go to the next roundabout. Here turn left and drive to the next roundabout, where you should turn right into Oude Veurnestraat. Take the second turning on the left, which is the Diksmuidseweg and carry on under the…

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Bedford House Cemetery

Bedford House Cemetery4.5 (90%) 2 votes Bedford House Cemetery Bedford House Cemetery is located 2.5 Km south of Ypres town centre. The cemetery lies on the Rijselseweg (N336), the road connecting Ypres to Armentieres. From Ieper town centre the Rijselsestraat runs from the market square, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and directly over the crossroads with the Ieper ring road. The road name then changes to the Rijselseweg. The cemetery itself is located 2 Km…

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Zouave Valley Cemetery

Zouave Valley Cemetery4 (80%) 1 vote Zouave Valley Cemetery Souchez is a village some 12 kilometres north of Arras on the main road to Bethune. Zouave Valley Cemetery is approximately 2 kilometres south-east of the village, and lies in the valley which extends southwards from Souchez on the western side of Vimy Ridge. Historical Information The cemetery takes its name from French Regiments which fought in the vicinity of Souchez 1914-15. The cemetery was begun…

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