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Photo of Dernancourt War Cemetery in France

Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension in the Somme region of France was built for the burial of Commonwealth soldiers from the First World War. It has 2,162 burials and commemorations, of which 177 are unidentified. It was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, who also designed the Cenotaph in Whitehall, London. The door with a cross on it contains the cemetery register, with details of the soldiers buried and commemorated at the site, together with the location of their gravestones.

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Dernancourt War Cemetery
Camera:Canon EOS 450D
Date (GMT):15/04/13 10:35
Original size:4272 x 2848 pixels
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