Givenchy Road Canadian Cemetery
|Givenchy Road Canadian Cemetery|
|Commonwealth War Graves Commission|
|Used for those deceased April 1917|
near Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Pas-de-Calais, France
|Burials by nation|
|Burials by war|
World War I: 111
Givenchy Road Canadian Cemetery is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission burial ground for the dead of World War I situated on the grounds of the Canadian National Vimy Memorial Park near the French town of Neuville-Saint-Vaast.
The cemetery was originally established as a battlefield cemetery by the Canadian Corps and named CD 1. The cemetery covers an area of 849 square meters and was enclosed by a rubble wall. Although only being 250 meters from the nearby Canadian Cemetery No. 2, it was not incorporated into the cemetery like many other battlefield cemeteries created at the time.
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