Travel Notes > Travel Notes Blog: March - British Cemetary at Messines Ridge
Commemorating the centenary of the 1914-1918 Great
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Located inside the Messines Ridge British Cemetary is a plaque to the Maori Battalion.
There's also a memorial to the New Zealand soldiers who fell in or near
Messines in 1917 and 1918 and whose graves are known only to God.
This is one of seven memorials to the officers and men of New
Zealand who died on the Western Front without a known grave.
Messines Ridge British
Messines Ridge British Cemetery is located 10km south of Ieper on the
Nieuwkerkestraat, outside Mesen.
The Battle for Messines
Ridge began on 7th June 1917.
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