The Western Front Today - Rifle House Cemetery

Rifle House Cemetery, located in the Ypres Salient and inside Ploegsteert Wood, contains 229 U.K. burials, including a 15-year-old rifleman, R. Barnett of 1st Battalion Rifle Brigade, who was killed on 19 December 1914.  There is also a single Canadian burial in the cemetery.

The name of the cemetery was derived from a nearby building whose ruins remain to the present day.

Before Endeavours Fade, Rose E.B. Coombs, After the Battle 1994
Major & Mrs Holt's Battlefield Guide - Ypres Salient, Leo Cooper 2000

A bunker comprised a fortification largely built below ground level.

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