|Berlencourt (Le Cauroy) Communal Cemetery|
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Berlencourt (Le Cauroy) Communal Cemetery contains four Commonwealth burials of the First World War.
Shot at Dawn:
43359 Serjeant. G.E. Gleadow 1st Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment executed for desertion on 06/04/1917.
251797 Private. W. Benham 1st/3rd Bn. Royal Fusiliers executed for desertion on 12/07/1917.
The mass pardon of 306 British Empire soldiers executed for certain offences during the Great War was enacted in section 359 of the Armed Forces Act 2006, which came into effect on royal assent on 8 November 2006.
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