Mailly Wood Cemetery, Mailly-Maillet, France, Now Available on Geneanet

Posted by Jean-Yves on Sep 25, 2018

Mailly-Maillet was within the line taken over from the French in the summer of 1915, and several Commonwealth cemeteries were made in the commune. Mailly Wood Cemetery was begun with the burial of thirteen men of the 2nd Seaforth Highlanders who died on 25 June 1916, and in November 1916, the 51st (Highland) Division buried in it following the capture of Beaumont Hamel. (Source: CWGC)

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