Souchez

at , Souchez, 62153 France


Souchez

Souchez 62153
France
Contact Phone
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Website
http://www.mairie-souchez.fr

Description

Souchez is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France. It is located northwest of the Canadian National Vimy Memorial dedicated to the Battle of Vimy Ridge and the missing First World War Canadian soldiers with no known grave; the Memorial is also the site of two Canadian cemeteries.GeographySouchez lies 8mi north of Arras, at the junction of the D937, D57 and D58 roads. The small river Souchez, a tributary of the Deûle, flows through the town.Places of interest The Basilica de Notre-Dame-de-Lorette, built in 1932, by the architect Louis Cordonnier. It overlooks Souchez, but is in fact located on the territory of the neighboring commune Ablain-Saint-Nazaire. The church of St.Nicolas, rebuilt, as was most of the village, after World War I. The French and Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemeteries. The war memorials. The museum and the Centre Européen de la Paix, all about the First World War The nearby Canadian National Vimy Memorial

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