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Cemetery Details

Location Rue de Sec Bois, Borre, Nord, France
Co‑ordinates N50.73005, E2.58317
Description

Location Information
Borre is a village 3 kilometres east of Hazebrouck on the D642. On reaching the village, turn right just before the church on the road signposted Sec Bois. The cemetery is 120 metres from the junction on the right hand side.

History Information
The cemetery was used from May to September 1918 by field ambulances and fighting Units, particularly those of the 1st Australian Division, during the interval between the German and Allied offensives of that year. The cemetery now contains 367 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and three German war graves. There are also five burials of the Second World War. The cemetery was designed by Sir Herbert Baker.

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Names

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NILON, Martin Austin

Service number 6505
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Jun 1892

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BRIGGS, Henry Charles

Service number 7231
Private
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Dec 1897

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JACOB, Kenneth Grant

Service number 770
Lieutenant
12th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Sep 1895

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SNELL, Leonard Walter

Service number 234
Private
11th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1887

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OSTERMAN, Alfred George

Service number 7032
Private
9th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jan 1894

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FYNMORE, Harry Lovell

Service number 2639
Sergeant
7th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1891

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GREEN, Harold Tamperly

Service number 3333
Lance Corporal
10th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 3 Oct 1890

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KENTISH, David Ernest

Service number 5119
Private
6th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 7 Jul 1887

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