4th November 1918
Forest Communal
Cemetery
Forest Communal Cemetery
Country: France
Locality: Nord
Identified Casualties: 121

4th November 1918 Casualties

CAIN, H, Private, '11/1249', 7th Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment
CARTER, P, Private, '77319', 14th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
CONNERS, J H, Lance Corporal, '39638', 7th (Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry) Bn. Border Regiment
HOLMES, W E, Private, '105714', 10th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)
HUNKIN, W B C, Lieutenant, , 14th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
JONES, J, Private, '52045', 7th Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment
LLEWELLYN, V, Second Lieutenant, , 14th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
OWEN, H R, Private, '54575', 13th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
PACKER, H, Private, '30857', 6th Bn. Dorsetshire Regiment
RATCLIFFE, H, Private, '23241', 12th  (Duke of Lancaster's Own Yeomanry) Bn. Manchester Regiment
ROBERTS, A H S, Lieutenant, , 15th Bn. Welsh Regiment
STOCKER, R, Lance Corporal, '61382', 12th Bn. Manchester Regiment
TONKIN, F C, Captain, , 7th Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment
WATKINS, L, Private, '21218', 14th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
WATKINS, L, Private, '73714', 15th Bn. Welsh Regiment
WATKINS, L W, Private, '89006', "D" Coy. 13th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
WHITTINGTON, H, Private, '89274', 14th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Location Information
Forest (Nord) is a small village on the road (D932) from Le Cateau to Bavay about 3 kilometres from Montay halte. The Communal Cemetery is on the small road to Fontaine-au-Bois and Landrecies, almost on the outskirts of the east side of the village.

Visiting Information
Wheelchair access is possible via the main entrance.

For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our enquiries dept. on 01628 634221.

Historical Information
There are now over 100, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified. All fell in October and November 1918, in the clearing of Forest and the surrounding country. They were buried by the 17th, 33rd and 38th (Welsh) Divisions. Thirteen German graves of October and November 1918, were later removed from the cemetery.

Information obtained from the Commonwealth Graves Commision here.