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Cemetery Details

Location Suzanne, Somme - Hauts-de-France, France
Co‑ordinates N49.96137, E2.7772
Description

Location Information
Suzanne is a village in the Department of the Somme on the right bank of the Somme River, about 13 kilometres south-east of Albert. Suzanne Military Cemetery No. 3 is north of the village near the east of the road to Maricourt.

History Information
The village of Suzanne was taken over by British troops in the summer of 1915, lost in March, 1918, and recaptured by the 3rd Australian Division on the following 26th August. Suzanne Military Cemetery No. 3 was originally a French Cemetery (Cimetiere Mixte No. 3 de Suzanne); but after the Armistice the British graves were concentrated into it from the battlefields North of the Somme, and the French graves were removed. There are now 139 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war here. Of these, 42 are unidentified. There is also 1 German burial here.

The cemetery covers area of 925 square metres and is enclosed by a low rubble wall.

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Names

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DEALY, Frank Henry Ough

Service number 2802
Lance Corporal
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jun 1895

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THEOBALD, Maurice James

Service number 4863
Private
43rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 21 Jan 1895

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REYNOLDS, William Ernest

Service number 6134
Private
17th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1891

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GOODSIR, Albert Victor

Service number 770
Sergeant
33rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 18 Aug 1888

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