Bully-Grenay Communal Cemetery, French Extension

Historical Information (Source: CWGC)

Bully-Grenay is the name of the railway station (on the main Hazebrouck-Arras line) serving this village and Grenay, but the double name was generally applied to the village and the communal cemetery of Bully by the troops.

 

The FRENCH EXTENSION was made by French troops on the west side of the communal cemetery, and Commonwealth forces, who took their place in this part of the line in June 1915, buried in it until June 1916. The French extension contains 91 Commonwealth burials of the First World War.

 

Served with

  • United Kingdom (91)

Served in

  • Army (89)
  • Navy (2)
Bully-Grenay Com Cem, French Ext
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