AAIGEM COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pictures courtesy of Johan Pauwels
The village of Aaigem
is located south-west of the town of Aalst off the N46. From the motorway
E40/A10, which runs between Oostende and Brussels, turn off at junction 18
onto the N46 in the direction of Hillegem. At the first crossroads turn left
into Kwalestraat in the direction of Aaigem, follow this road into the village
to the crossroads. Go straight across into Aaigemdorp then first left into
Frankrot, the cemetery is along here on the left. On entering the cemetery
take the first path on the right and the graves are located against the
828317 Lance Sergeant Arthur Samuel Brown, 2 Regt., Royal Horse Artillery, died 18th May 1940, aged 24. Husband of Emily E. Brown, of Norton, Malton, Yorkshire.
1867228 Sapper Leslie Gerald Parsonage, 17 Field Coy., Royal Engineers, died 18th May 1940, aged 26. Son of Harvey and Alice Parsonage, of Eastney, Hampshire.