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Cemetery Details

Location 17 Rue du Four des Champs, Querrieu, Somme - Hauts-de-France, France
Co‑ordinates N49.93493, E2.42977
Description

Location Information
Querrieu is a village 10 kilometres east-north-east of Amiens on the road (D929) to Albert, Bapaume and Cambrai. The cemetery is south of the village, 100 metres after the church on the left hand side of the road (VC201) leading to the neighbouring village of Bussy-les-Daours.

History Information
The cemetery was opened at the end of March 1918 by the 3rd Australian Division and was used by some of the divisions which took part in the defence of Amiens against the German advance. It was closed in August 1918. Querrieu British Cemetery contains 187 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and the grave of one Second World War airman. There are also 12 German burials. The cemetery was designed by G H Goldsmith.

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Names

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WILLIS, Ubert Victor

Service number 3235
Private
55th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 4 Dec 1885

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BENNETT, Wilfred Egbert

Service number 10219
Corporal
11th Field Company Engineers
AIF WW1
Born 16 Dec 1888

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HARTWELL, Bertram Nigel

Service number 1884
Driver
13th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 19 Nov 1894

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TANZER, Charles William

Service number 3386
Private
Born 1890

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TODMAN, Cyril Hubert

Service number 7864
Sapper
2nd Tunnelling Company (inc. 5th Tunnelling Company)
AIF WW1

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ZILLMAN, Frank Melbourne

Service number 1123
Private
2nd Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1

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WADDINGHAM, George Edward

Service number 2198
Lance Corporal
39th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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LOUSADA, Cecil St Leger

Service number 1724A
Gunner
14th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 6 Jan 1897

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