Cemetery is situated in the town of Mazingarbe, near Lens.
2000 graves are to be found here including 250 war casualties who
could not be identified. After the Armistice, a number of isolated
graves from the Loos battlefield were brought here.
can be seen from the photos, this is an industrial area. There are
many slag heaps from coal mines, and the chemical industry is very
important. Nonetheless, as with all the Commonwealth War Commission
Cemeteries, it is beautifully kept and a haven of peace in a busy