5 November : Reburial of Three Unknown Soldiers at New Irish Farm Cemetery
05 Nov

On Tuesday 5 November 2019 one unknown soldier of Essex Regiment and one unknown soldier or no known regiment will be reburied at New Irish Farm Cemetery with full military honours.

The time is still to be confirmed, but is provisionally set for 2.30pm. 

Meanwhile, a soldier of the Essex Regiment, L/Cpl Frederick Perkins, whose body has been recovered and identified from the Loos Battlefield is to be reburied on the morning of Thursday 7 

We will remember them.

Karen J Dennis

Memorials Officer

Essex Branch The Western Front Association                                                       17 October 2019

 

New Irish Farm Cemetery, Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery, Briekestraat, 8900 Ieper, Belgium
5 November : Reburial of Three Unknown Soldiers at New Irish Farm Cemetery, dennisks@btinternet.com
05 Nov 2019 14:30