Buttes New British Cemetery (New Zealand) Memorial

Buttes New British Cemetery (New Zealand) Memorial

The New Zealand Memorial in Buttes New British Cemetery commemorates the names of 378 officers and men of the New Zealand Division. These Servicemen have no known grave. They died in the battle sector of Polygon Wood from September 1917 to May 1918.

Location of Buttes New British Cemetery (New Zealand) Memorial

The New Zealand Memorial is located in the southern part of Buttes New British Cemetery. This cemetery is situated in the large wood at Polygoon van Zonnebeke, approximately 3 kms south of Zonnebeke and 6 kms east of Ypres. The cemetery is at the northern corner of the wood on a lane called Lange Dreve.

Latitude N 50° 51' 20" ; Longitude E 2° 59' 29"

Related Topics

Apse at the New Zealand Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery
New Zealand Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery

The New Zealand Memorial, Tyne Cot Cemetery

Messines Ridge (New Zealand) Memorial, Messines

Acknowledgements

Commonwealth War Graves Commission