THE INLAND BELGIUM OCCUPIED AS BRITISH WAR CEMETERIES OR GRAVES HAS BEEN GENEROUSLY CONCEDED IN PERPETUITY BY THE BELGIAN PEOPLE UNDER AN AGREEMENT MADE AT LE HAVRE ON AUGUST 9TH 1917. The particulars given in the Register of the Graves have been compiled from information furnished by the Record Offices and the next-of-kin. In all cases the relatives have been asked to furnish the personal information they wish to appear in the Register and^whcre possible this has been given in their actual words. The number of the Plot is indicated by a Roman numeral following the entry, the Row by a capital letter and the Grave by a number. Thus II. C. 18., indicates Plot II CRow Grave 18. Special Memorials to officers and men known or believed to be buried in the Cemetery are indicated by the letters “Sp. M em .”following the entry and by a number showing the position in the group. Thus “Sp. Mem. 2.” indicates Special Memorial Number 2. Other Special Memorials to officers and men whose graves have been lost are indicated by the name of the place o f burial followed by a number: thus— “Levi Cottage Mem. ” 4 indicates the fourth name on the relative group o f Memorial Stones. This Cemetery contains graves in which more than one soldier is buried and on which more than one headstone is erected. As each of these graves has a single grave number it follows that the numbering o f a grave given in the Register will in some cases not correspond with the number of the headstone as determined by counting from the beginning o f the Row. Visitors should therefore examine the whole Row if they do not at once find the grave in which they are interested.
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