Ebblinghem Military Cemetery - Ebblinghem, France
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Quick Description: [EN] Ebblinghem Military Cemetery is a British military cemetery with fallen soldiers from the First World War. [FR] Le cimetière militaire d'Ebblinghem est un cimetière militaire britannique avec des soldats tombés au combat de la Première Guerre.
Location: Hauts-de-France, France
Date Posted: 12/15/2021 8:52:02 AM
Waymark Code: WM15DQ4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:

A military cemetery from the First World War, it is very well maintained like all the others in the region. It is important to discover these places of memory. Let us never forget these young people coming to die with us for our freedom.

"The cemetery was begun by the 2nd and 15th Casualty Clearing Stations, who came to Ebblinghem in April 1918 at the beginning of the German offensive. They used the cemetery until July.

Further graves were added afer the war from the following cemeteries: - BOMY CHURCHYARD, which contained three British graves;

NOORDPEENE CHURCHYARD, which contained three British graves. Ebblinghem Military Cemetery contains 441 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, and one from the Second World War. There are also 11 German burials. The cemetery was designed by Sir Herbert Baker."

Sources : The Cemetery

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Un cimetière militaire de la première guerre mondiale, il est très bien entretenu comme tous les autres dans la région. C'est important de découvrir ces lieux de mémoire. N'oublions jamais ces jeunes gens venir mourir chez nous pour notre liberté.

" Le cimetière a été commencé par les 2e et 15e postes d'évacuation sanitaire, qui sont arrivés à Ebblinghem en avril 1918 au début de l'offensive allemande. Ils ont utilisé le cimetière jusqu'en juillet.

D'autres tombes ont été ajoutées après la guerre dans les cimetières suivants :- BOMY CHURCHYARD, qui contenait trois tombes britanniques ;

NOORDPEENE CHURCHYARD, qui contenait trois tombes britanniques. Le cimetière militaire d'Ebblinghem contient 441 sépultures du Commonwealth de la Première Guerre mondiale et une de la Seconde Guerre mondiale. Il y a aussi 11 sépultures allemandes. Le cimetière a été conçu par Sir Herbert Baker."

Sources : Le Cimetière

Type of Historic Site: Military Cemetery

Address of Building, Object, or Site:
1195 Chem. des Loups
Ebblinghem, Nord France
59173


Website: [Web Link]

Admission Prices: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

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Posted Coordinates Location:
At the main entrance of cemetery


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