The village of Kemmel was near the front line during the greater part of the War, and in enemy hands in the summer of 1918; it contains several British cemeteries. The Churchyard was used for British burials from October, 1914, to March, 1915. There are now over 20, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified and the graves of fifteen, destroyed by shell fire, are represented by special memorials.
Burials (Commonwealth War Graves Commission):
- United Kingdom: 24
- Undivided India: 1
- Total Commonwealth: 25