Assevent

Cimetière militaire d'Assevent. Source : Ville d'Assevent

 

Assevent Cemetery – First World War.

 

This cemetery contains the remains of 1,140 French servicemen (487 in ossuaries), seven British, one Belgian, 260 Russians (200 in ossuaries), 12 Romanians and 399 Germans (342 in ossuaries).

It was created following the siege of Maubeuge by German troops in August 1914 and enlarged in 1916, 1923, 1928 and 1935. A German commemorative monument to the 1914-1918 war was also erected there.

  • Cimetière militaire d'Assevent. Source : Ville d'Assevent
  • Cimetière militaire d'Assevent. Source : Ville d'Assevent
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    Practical information

    Address

    59600
    Assevent

    Prices

    Free admission

    Weekly opening hours

    Open all year