Departement de l'Aisne
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Montreuil-aux-Lions is a commune 17 kilometres west of Chateau Thierry. Montreuil-aux-Lions British Cemetery is set on the side of the main road to the east of the village.
The cemetery was made after the Armistice when graves were brought in from the battlefields of the Aisne. It contains 171 Commonwealth burials and commemorations of the First World War. 102 of the burials are unidentified but there are special memorials to 16 casualties known or believed to be buried among them; in the case of eight men of the 1st Dorset, the special memorial is a panel behind the Cross of Sacrifice. The cemetery also contains the graves of six Second World War airmen.
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