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Cemetery Details

Location Ieper (Ypres), Provincie West-Vlaanderen (West Flanders) - Flanders, Belgium
Co‑ordinates N50.85218, E2.78782
Description

During the First World War, Brandhoek was within the area comparatively safe from shell fire which extended beyond Vlamertinghe Church. Field ambulances were posted there continuously.

Until July 1917 burials had been made in the Military Cemetery, but the arrival of the 32nd, 3rd Australian and 44th Casualty Clearing Stations, in preparation for the new Allied offensive launched that month, made it necessary to open the New Military Cemetery. The New Military Cemetery No 3 opened in August and continued in use until May 1918.

Brandhoek New Military Cemetery No 3 contains 975 First World War burials.

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Showing 8 people of interest from cemetery

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DUTTON, William

Service number 1647
Driver
2nd Sub Park Div Field Artillery
AIF WW1
Born 20 Aug 1892

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HAMMOND, Frederick James

Service number 2832
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 25 Jun 1886

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DRENNAN, George Lucas

Service number 22007
Gunner
Born 13 Aug 1886

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PATTERSON, Edgar Stanley

Service number 789
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 14 Feb 1898

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RANSON, Clarence Gordon

Service number 20217
Sergeant
7th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 1891

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AHERN, Archibald

Service number 5529
Private
25th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 23 Apr 1891

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ALCORN, James Herbert

Service number 1866
Private
49th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 2 Sep 1889

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HEPPLE, William Edward

Service number 2322
Private
34th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Apr 1898

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