Braine-le-Comte Communal Cemetery Back to Search

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Cemetery Details

Location Rue de la Franquise, Braine-le-Comte, Hainaut - Wallonia, Belgium
Co‑ordinates N50.61575, E4.13196
Description

Location Information
The village of Braine-le-Comte is located north-east of the town of Soignies on the N6. From the motorway E19 turn off at junction 19 (Nivelles-sud) onto the R24 direction Ronquieres.

Follow the R24 to the junction with the N533 and turn left direction Ronquieres. Follow the N533 to the junction with the N6 in Braine-le-Comte.

On reaching the crossroads go straight over into rue E Moucheron and the cemetery is along on the right at the junction with Chemin des 10 Maisons.

The graves are located to the left of the main path in the centre of the cemetery.

History Information
Braine-le-Comte Communal Cemetery contains the graves of 33 Commonwealth servicemen of the First World War, all of whom died as prisoners of war. The cemetery also contains the graves of seven Second World War airmen.

 

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Names

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WYLES, Allan

Service number 401264
Sergeant
Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force (WW2)
Born 22 Feb 1911

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KENNEDY, Cameron Duff

Service number 404406
Flight Sergeant
No. 50 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force (WW2)
Born 14 Nov 1920

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STALLARD, Cyril John

Service number 403451
Sergeant
No. 50 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force (WW2)
Born 21 Jul 1920

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