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Cherisy Road East Cemetery, Heninel, France, Now Available on Geneanet

Posted by Jean-Yves on Mar 5, 2018

The village of Heninel was captured in a snowstorm on 12 April 1917 by the 56th (London) and 21st Division. The 50th (Northumbrian) Division, advancing from Heninel on the two following days, captured Wancourt Tower. Cherisy Road East Cemetery was made by the 30th and 33rd Division Burial Officers in April 1917. The cemetery contains 82 First World War burials, 19 of which are unidentified. (Source: CWGC)

Click here to access this new collection (41 pictures)

Many thanks to Claude Laignel for the pictures.

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