BELLEGEM COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pictures courtesy of Johan Pauwels
The village of
Bellegem is located 6 kilometres south of Kortrijk, off the N50 which runs
between Kortrijk and Doornik. Driving from Kortrijk along the N50 take the
turning on the right signed to Bellegem, this is Bellegemstraat. Take then the
eighth turning on the left, just past the church, this is Kwabrugstraat. The
cemetery is past the first turning on the left. The graves are located in Plot
C. Walk in through the front entrance and take the third path on the left, the
graves are at the end of this path on the right.
4271542 Fusilier Cornelius Newton, 4th Bn., Royal Northumberland Fusiliers, died 19th May 1940, aged 20.