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Cemetery Details

Location Albert, Departement de la Somme, France - Picardie, France
Co‑ordinates N50.0029, E2.58196
Description

MILLENCOURT is a small village just to the NNW of Albert located on the D91 road.

The communal cemetery was used by units and field ambulances from August 1915 to May 1916, at which time burials of local units, field ambulances, and the III Corps Main Dressing Station took place.  In March - April  1918 it was used by the 4th Australian Division and other units as a result of fighting in Huberterne and Dernancourt. Millencourt Communal Cemetery Extension now contains 340 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, and five German burials. The extension was designed by Sir Reginald Blomfield.

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FEEHAN, John

Service number 4488
Private
46th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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FOWLER, Sydney Fred

Service number 2115
Corporal
11th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 16 Feb 1897

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ROBERTS, Edgar James

Service number 10087
Sapper
12th Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 20 Oct 1899

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CEARNS, Charles Cecil

Service number 1962
Corporal
21st Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 16 Jan 1890

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HARPER, Henry Cecil

Service number 2909A
Private
46th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1895

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BIRKIN, Richard Jack Lockwood Strong

Service number 3415
Private
46th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1892

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BAKER, Guy Charles

Service number 2619
Private
45th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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DIBBS, Owen Burton

Service number OFFICER
Captain
45th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 22 Dec 1888

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