In Memory of

PERCY JAMES WOOLLETT

Serjeant
235339
10th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.)
who died on
Sunday, 20th October 1918. Age 28.

Additional Information: Husband of Nellie Woollett. Native of Chatham.

Commemorative Information

Cemetery: AMERVAL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, SOLESMES, Nord, France
Grave Reference/
Panel Number:
C. 23.
Location: Amerval is a small village 5 kilometres north of Le Cateau on the D955, Solesmes to Le Cateau road. Take the D98, in the direction of Croix Caluyauer, to Amerval and the Communal Cemetery will be found on the eastern side of the village on the south side of the road to Forest-en Cambresis. The extension is situated on the West side of the communal cemetery.

Historical Information: Amerval Communal Cemetery Extension was made after the 51st Brigade (17th Division) had captured Amerval on the 20th October, 1918; and it was enlarged after the Armistice by the concentration of graves from Contour Cemetery. There are now over 150, 1914-18 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified. The cemetery covers an area of 308 square metres and is enclosed by a stone rubble wall.

This page last updated 19th November 2001