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There is now a small number of 1914-18 and twenty 1939-45 war casualties commemorated in this site.

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A picture of the Communal Cemetery. Mr McNeile's grave stands between civilian graves, towards the NW corner.
By John Stokes on Sunday 6th December '15 at 10:06am
A Rutlander, living in Belgium
 

Rutland and The Battle of the Somme

More than 90 Rutland soldiers died in the Battle of the Somme which lasted from 1 July 1916 until the middle of November. Today they lie in cemeteries across the old battlefield in northern France or are remembered among the 72,000 names on the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme. By using our interactive map, you can find out what happened to them.
Albert Page of Uppingham answered Lord Kitchener’s call & enlisted in November 1914, aged 21. He served at Vimy & l… https://t.co/zU7biTi9rU 8:27 PM Sep 15th

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