Guise (La Desolation) French National Cemetery, Flavigny-le- Petit

Historical Information (Source: CWGC)

Guise has given its name to the battle of the 29th-30th August, 1914, between the French Fifth Army and the Germans. It was retaken by French troops on the 4th November, 1918. The National Cemetery was begun by the Germans in 1914, and, enlarged after the Armistice.

 

2 French mass graves with 154 bodies

Burials from the First World War 2.643 French - 1 Rumanian - 13 Russians

from the Second World War  428 French and 1 Russian

Guise (La Desolation) French Nat Cem
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