Villers-Plouich Communal Cemetery

Historical Information (Source: CWGC)

Villers-Plouich was captured in April, 1917, by the 13th East Surreys; lost in March, 1918; and regained at the end of the following September, when the 1st East Surreys were the first troops to enter the village. It was later "adopted" by the Borough of Wandsworth.

 

There are now over 50, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified and special memorials are erected to two soldiers from the United Kingdom known to be buried among them.

 

Served with

  • United Kingdom (44)
  • Canadian (1)

Served in

  • Army (31)
  • Navy (13)
  • Air Force (1)
Villers-Plouich Com Cem
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