TH ELAND OCCUPIED AS BRITISH WAR CEMETERIES IN FRANCE BIS Y A LAW O F 29TH DECEMBER 1915 THE FREE GIFT O F THE FRENCH PEOPLE FOR THE PERPETUAL RESTING -PLACE O F THOSE WHO ARE LAID THERE. The particulars given in the Registers 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 where 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. B. 28 indicates Plot II BRow Grave 28. Special Memorials to officers and men known or believed to be buried in the Cemeteries are indicated by the letters c Sp. Mem.” following the entry by a capital letter showing the group and by a number showing the position in the group. Thus ccSp. Mem. B. 2.” indicates Special Memorial Group B Number 2. Other Special Memorials to officers and men whose graves have been lost are indicated by the name of the place of burial followed by a number thus:“ Steenwerck German Cem. Mem. 5” indicates the fifth name on the Steenwerck German Cemetery Memorial Stones.
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