The Western Front Today - Irish House Cemetery
Irish House Cemetery, located one mile east of the village of Kemmel in the Ypres Salient, records 102 U.K., 14 Australian and 4 German burials, along with 1 special memorial.
The cemetery was begun in June 1917 in preparation for the Battle of Messines and remained in use until 1918.
Before Endeavours Fade, Rose E.B. Coombs, After the Battle 1994
Major & Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guide - Ypres Salient, Leo Cooper 2000
Around one million Indian troops served in WW1, of which some 100,000 were either killed or wounded.
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