Search results for Belgian Military Cemetery.

21 April 1916: 113/27630 Sdt.2.Kl. Louis Cloosstermans, 13 Linieregiment (1)

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┬áBorn at Scherpenheuvel, Flemish Brabant, on 21 June 1896, Louis was still living in his town of birth at the time of the German invasion in August 1914. After escaping to France as a refugee, he volunteered for service in the Belgian Army for the duration of the war in early 1915 and served on the Yser Front (specifically Nieupoort, Drie Grachten…


26 April 1916: 137/15564 Luit. Arthur Pierre Joseph Ghisain Lupsin

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Born at Furfooz, Namur on 14 September 1890, Arthur was an officer of the reserve at the time of the outbreak of war. Mobilised on 1 August 1914, he saw action at the Battle of Halen and the Battle of the Yser before settling into the static warfare on the Yser front from the winter of 1914 through to 1916. Arthur was killed in action after being…