History Information (Source: CWGC)
The British Expeditionary Force was involved in the later stages of the defence of Belgium following the German invasion in May 1940, and suffered many casualties in covering the withdrawal to Dunkirk.
Ramegnies-Chin Churchyard contains 21 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War, six of them unidentified.
- United Kingdom (15)
- Army (15)
Some epitaphs make you smile and bring a tear to your eye at the same time, "Bubbles" was only 18 years old....
Lance Serjeant RIMELL, ARTHUR RICHARD
Service Number 2615321
Died 21/05/1940 Aged 18
3rd Bn. Grenadier Guards
DEAR "BUBBLES" ALWAYS IN OUR THOUGHTS.
FATHER, MOTHER, CHARLES AND DENNIS