In Memory of


23rd Bn., Royal Fusiliers

who died on
Friday 14 June 1918 . Age 20 .

Additional Information: Son of William and Annie Goodway, of 61, Grove St., Leamington Spa.
Cemetery: ST. AMAND BRITISH CEMETERY Pas de Calais, France
Grave or Reference Panel Number: III. C. 12.
Location: St. Amand is a village in the southern part of the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 17 kilometres east of Doullens. The British Cemetery is on the northern side of the village.
Historical Information: The British Cemetery was begun in April, 1916, and used by fighting units and Field Ambulances until August, 1918 (though in 1917 it was practically closed), particularly by the 37th and the 56th (London) Divisions. There are now over 200, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified. The cemetery covers an area of 1,232 square metres and is enclosed by a low red brick wall.

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