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N313 308 YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY ST GEORGE'S MEMORIAL CHURCH ST MARTIN'S CATHEDRAL CLOTH HALL leper IN FLANDERS FIELDS MUSEUM INFORMATION CENTRE YOU ARE HERE Menenstraat YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL D’Hondtstraat Kasteelgracht N37b Wateringsstraat N375 N336 N37b Groenpark RAMPARTS CEMETERY LILLE GATE PERSONAL STORIES Lieutenant Colonel George King George King was a New Zealand officer killed during the Third Battle of Ypres in 1917. When he was laid to rest his Maori soldiers performed the waiata tangi in honour of their beloved officer. He died on 12 October 1917. Buried Plot 1. Row H. Grave 28. Buried at Ypres Reservoir Cemetery Ref 12-012982-G.A T Library

YPRES TOWN CEMETERY EXTENSION N332 N8 CWGC CEMETERIES: HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY BUTTES NEW CEMETERY POLYGON WOOD CEMETERY N37 Australian War Memorial DASEY1498 Lance Corporal Frederick Mawson A carpenter from Victoria in Australia, Frederick served with the Australian Engineers. He was killed during the Third Battle of Ypres in 1917 while putting out barbed wire. His friend laid him to rest in Ramparts Cemetery. He died on 9 November 1917. Buried Row J. Grave 24. Buried at Ramparts (Lille Gate) Cemetery Lieutenant Prince Maurice of Battenberg Prince Maurice of Battenberg was the youngest grandson of Queen Victoria. He was killed during the First Battle of Ypres in 1914 serving with the King’s Royal Rifle Corps. In 1917 the family name was changed to Mountbatten. He died on 27 October 1914. Buried Plot 1. Row B. Buried at Ypres Town Cemetery © IWM (HU 113491)

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