Departement du Nord
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Aulnoy-les-Valenciennes is a village and commune in the Department of the Nord, 3.5 Kms south of Valenciennes.
Aulnoy village was the scene of fighting at the end of October, 1918, in which the 4th Seaforths were engaged. There are now over 150 Commonwealth casualties of World War I commemorated at this site. All who fell in late October and early November, 1918, and were buried by their comrades. Of these, a small number are unidentified. The plot at the West end of the Communal Cemetery covers an area of 421 metres and is enclosed by a stone curb.