French military cemetery "French Ossuary" Veurne

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This cemetery contains the mass grave - or ossuary - of about 80 French soldiers. A further 150 French casualties are buried in individual graves, including 8 soldiers of the Muslin faith. On the neighbouring communal burial ground, the grave of Karel Cogge can be found. He played a crucial role in the inundation of the IJzer valley in 1914.

Open daily from sunrise to sunset. Free entry.

Theme: 
World War

Contact information

Location: 
French military cemetery "French Ossuary" Veurne
Oude Vestingstraat 32
8630 Veurne
Phone/Fax:
+32 58 33 55 31
+32 58 03 35 59 (fax)

Opening Information

Open:
Permanently open

Price information

Price:
Free

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