Toronto Avenue is the only all-Australian cemetery in Belgium, and one of only two on the entire Western Front. In Toronto Avenue Cemetery are the graves of 78 World War I soldiers, two of them unidentified. They stand in three rows, most of them joined together signifying that this is a mass grave. On occasions, the Menin Gate buglers come to sound out those the mournful notes of the Last Post above this little group of Australians hidden in Ploegsteert Wood.


rue de Messines 
7782 Ploegsteert

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