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The Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery is located near the village of Villers-Bretonneux just east of Amiens. The cemetery that contain 1,535 war graves was made after the Armistice when graves were brought in from other burial grounds in the area and from the battlefields. This monumental cemetery also contains the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial Tower and the Australian National Memorial.
 
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The World War I grave of Second Lieutenant G. B. Service (Machine Gun Corps - killed on the 30th of March 1918) at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).

The World War I grave of Second Lieutenant G. B. Service (Machine Gun Corps - killed on the 30th of March 1918) at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).
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Some of the World War I Royal Air Force war graves at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).

Some of the World War I Royal Air Force war graves at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).
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A small section of World War I war graves at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien). In the background the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial Tower and the Australian National Memorial.

A small section of World War I war graves at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien). In the background the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial Tower and the Australian National Memorial.
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The World War I grave of Private A. Israel (killed on the 27th of July 1918) at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).

The World War I grave of Private A. Israel (killed on the 27th of July 1918) at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).
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A section of the majestic entrance to the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).

A section of the majestic entrance to the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).
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Some of the World War I Australian war graves at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).

Some of the World War I Australian war graves at the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Amien).
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