Pictures courtesy of Barry Cuttell
|Avant-les-Marcilly is a village and
commune 25 miles (40 kilometres) west-north-west of Troyes, and 6 miles (10
kilometres) south-east of Nogent-sur-Seine, a small town on the River Seine,
Historical Information: In the churchyard, near the north-east corner of the
church, are the graves of four British and three Australian airmen.
Unusually the wife of Sgt. Turnbull is also buried here in the Commonwealth plot.
No. of Identified Casualties: 7
Fl. Sgt. Dennis Ronald BARR, Royal Australian Air Force, aged 20. Son of Walter Edward and Lillian Maud Barr of Elwood, Victoria, Australia
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