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Mory Abbey Military Cemetery

 

Mory Abbey 1

 

Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, Pas-de-Calais, France, contains 619 Commonwealth burials of the First World War. Some 101 of the burials are unidentified, but there is a special memorial to one casualty known to be buried among them. The cemetery also contains 230 German burials.

One man of the North Irish Horse, Lieutenant Colonel R. A. West, VC DSO & Bar MC, is buried here. The location of his grave is shown on the CWGC cemetery plan below.

 

Mory Abbey 2

 

Mory Abbey

 

Information and cemetery plan sourced from Commonwealth War Graves Commission www.cwgc.org. Images kindly provided by Richard Evans - see his website Nelson, Glamorgan and the Great War http://www.nelson-ww1-memorial.org.uk.