The ossuary contains 5,294 bodies of fallen soldiers, of which only 57 have been identified. Most of these French soldiers were killed on the hill during the second battle for Kemmel Hill. A column stands at the centre of the cemetery and is topped with the traditional French mascot, a cockerel.

Where

Kemmelbergweg 
8950 Kemmel

Contact

Accessibility information

Le site est accessible moyennant assistance. Le mauvais état des sentiers peut poser problème. Une place de stationnement se trouve à deux pas.

Local map

Below you will find an interactive map.

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