Pictures courtesy of Werner Van Caneghem
The village of
Teralfene is located east of the town of Ternat off the E40 motorway which
runs between Brussel and Brugge. From the motorway E40 turn off at junction 20
Ternat and onto the N285 direction Ninove-Lennik, in the village of
Sint-Katharina-Lombeek turn right just before the railway into Asbaan. At the
next junction bear right towards Essene on Meersstraat, follow this road over
the motorway and after a short distance back over the motorway again. Past the
first turning on the left to the second large turning on the left called
Petterstraat, turn left here and at the fork bear right into Potaardestraat,
the church is along here on the left. The graves are located in front of the
4614047 Trooper Harry Haigh, 15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars, Royal Armoured Corps, died 19th May 1940, aged 19. Son of William Haigh and of Maggie Haigh (nee Hewson), of Huddersfield.
47648 Captain John Evered Upton, 2 Searchlight Regt., Royal Artillery, died 16th May 1940.