VIEILLE-CHAPELLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY

 

 

Pas De Calais

 

 

France

 

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Location Information

Vieille-Chapelle is a small village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 10 kilometres north east of Bethune. The Communal Cemetery is to the north of the church. Leaving the village on Rue Marsy, the cemetery is 100 metres from the church on the right hand side. The Commonwealth burials are to the right of the entrance.

Burial Details

845171 Serjeant John Fox, 82 Bty., 13 Anti-Tank Regt., Royal Artillery, died 27th May 1940, aged 24. Son of John and Mary Ann Fox.

3052174 Private Albert Leitch, 1st Bn., Royal Scots, died 23rd May 1940, aged 31. Son of William and Agnes Leitch, of Edinburgh; husband of Maud Leitch, of Edinburgh.

 

A Memorial to The King's Oversea Dominion's Regiment is located in the cemetery