The Great War 1914-1918 logo & link to home page
War Graves
Treaties

War Graves

Origins
Agencies
Battlegrounds
Treaties

1914-1918 Reference

The Western Front
The Ypres Salient
Second Battle of Ypres
The Somme
War Graves
Tracing relatives
Resources & Links
Bibliography

Remembering

The Poppy Umbrella
Remembering
Poppy Umbrella
Hear Last Post
'In Flanders Fields'
Armistice Day in Ypres
Flanders Memorial Poppy
Gardens of Remembrance

Interpretations

Poems

About the site

Who we are
Rembrella
link to our Rembrella website

International Treaties to Protect War Graves

1856

Treaty of Paris

10 May 1871

Treaty of Frankfurt

The French and German governments agreed in the treaty to allow the military dead of either nation to be taken back to their national soil for burial.

28 June 1919

Treaty of Versailles

Agreements by the signatories giving French land necessary for the purpose of maintaining a military cemetery.

26 November 1918; 31 October 1951

Franco-British Agreements

August 1927; October 1947;
October 1956

Franco-American Agreements

19 July 1966

Franco-German Agreement

2 December 1970

Franco-Italian Agreement


Copyright Joanna Legg & Graham Parker 2000 All rights reserved