Ferme-Olivier

 

Cemetery used between 9 June 1915 and 5 August 1917

 

 

62nd, 16th,9th,11th,129th and 130th Field Ambulances successively had dressing stations close by.

 

 

 

 

409 United Kingdom Burials of which 6 are unidentified.

It also contains 3 German Burials.

 

 

 

 

A collective grave in Plot 2, Row E, contains the remains of 37 men of the 3rd Bn Monmouthshire Regiment killed on parade on 29 December 1915 by  a single shell fired from a naval gun in Houthulst Forest.

The graves in Plot 3 run in order of date of death 

and show the successive occupants of Elverdinghe Chateau by -

38th (Welsh) Division.

The Guards Division.

Units of the Royal Artillery.

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