GELUVELD COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Pictures courtesy of Johan Pauwels
The village of
Geluveld (Gheluvelt) is located 8 kms east of the town of Ieper on the N8
which runs between Ieper and Menen. Driving into Geluveld from Ieper, along
the Menenstraat, turn left into Geluveldplaats (a branch of the Centea bank is
on the corner). Continue along this road passing the church and town square.
At the end of the road turn left into Polderweg and the cemetery is about 50
meters along this road on the right. After entering the cemetery take the
second path on the left. The single grave will be found on the left hand side
of the path at the end of the second plot.
321469 Trooper Geoffrey Hugh Rudkin, 12th Royal Lancers, Royal Armoured Corps, died 28th May 1940, aged 20. Son of Arthur Hugh and Olive Edith Rudkin, of Bexleyheath, Kent.