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The cemeteries where rest the fallen: Province of Hainaut

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Last update: 25/06/23

Elegy to
the Heroes of Silence


Crew-members buried in this cemetery:

* Crew of Halifax LW383-LK-K fallen to Ath on 13/08/1944
* Crew of Wellington LN288-HD fallen to Baudour on 14/07/1943
* Crew of Lancaster ND347-JQ-W fallen to Bon-Secours on 9/05/1944
* Crew of Halifax DT734-KN-J fallen to Boussu on 10/03/1943
* Crew of Lancaster ND587-LQ-D fallen to Gallaix on 9/05/1944
* Crew of Halifax L9572-TL-G fallen to Chièvres on 25/08/1941
* Crew of Lancaster ME620-TL-C fallen to Estinnes on 9/05/1944
* Crew of Lancaster W4317-QR-R fallen to Givry on 17/04/1943
* Crew of Lancaster ND384-CT-D fallen to Grandrieu on 2/01/1944
* Crew of Stirling LJ442-JN-F fallen to Horrues on 19/11/1943
* Crew of Lancaster LL921-AA-E fallen to Harveng on 19/07/1944
* Crew of Halifax JD167-KN-Z fallen to Dour on 11/08/1943
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Location information

Chievres Communal Cemetery is located 15 km north west of Mons on the N525 a road leading from the N56 connecting Mons to Ath. From Mons the N56 Chaussee de Mons leads for 22 km to the left hand turning onto the N525 Grande Rue. 2 km along the N525 lies the village of Chievres. The cemetery is located immediately before entering the village on the right hand side of the Grande Rue.

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