Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France.

Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France.

Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France.In September 1916, the 34th and 2/2nd London Casualty Clearing Stations were established at this point, known to the troops as Grove Town, to deal with casualties from the Somme battlefields. They were moved in April 1917 and, except for a few burials in August and September 1918, the cemetery was closed. Grove Town Cemetery contains 1,395 First World War burials.

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  • Profile picture for Robert Frederick Close

    Born 1889

    Died 1916

    British Army S/10934 Private Seaforth Highlanders 2nd Battalion

  • Profile picture for George Deadman

    Born 1894

    Died 1916

    British Army G/8755 Private Middlesex Regiment 1st Battalion

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    Died 1917

    British Army 706 Private Seaforth Highlanders

    British Army 706 Drummer Seaforth Highlanders 2nd Battalion