Memorial Register, Belgium 74-78 Derry House Cemetery No.2, Torreken Farm Cemetery No.1, Somer Farm and Cabin Hill Cemeteries, Wytschaete, Belgium

TH ELAN DIN BELGIUM OCCUPIED A S BRITISH WAR CEMETERIES OR GRAVES HAS BEEN G E NERO U SLY CONCEDED IN PERPETUITY B THEY BELG IAN PEOPLE U N D E RAN AGREEMENT MAD EAT L E H AVRE O N AUGUST 9th 1917. The particulars given in the Registers o f 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 where possible this has been given in their actual words. The number o f 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. B. 28 indicates Plot II BRow Grave 28. In the Registers o f Cemeteries that are not divided into Plots the Row is indicated b y a capital letter following the entry and the grave by a number. Thus D .12 indicates Row GraveD 12. D erry House Cemetery and Cabin Hill Cemetery contain graves in which more than one soldier is buried and on which more than one headstone is erected. As each o f 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 o f 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. Special Memorials to officers and men known or believed to be buried in the cemetery are indicated by the letters c c Sp. M em .”following the entry by a capital letter shewing the group and by a number shewing the position in the group. Thus “Sp. M em. B .2.” indicates Special Memorial Group B number 2. In those cemeteries where there is only one group the capital letter is omitted. Other Special Memorials to officers and men whose graves have been lost are indicated by the name o f the place o f burial followed b y a number :thus— c R.Ec .(Beaver) Farm M em .4.” indicates the fourth name theR.Eon .(Beaver) Farm Memorial Stones.
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