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NORRE LYNGVIG CHURCHYARD

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Country:
Denmark
Identified Casualties:
2
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
8.11996
Latitude:
56.046

Location Information

Norre Lyngvig is a small town in west Jutland on the narrow spit of land which divides the Ringkobing Fjord from the sea. Approaching the town on the N181 the church can be seen on entering the village on the west side of the road.

The plot of two war graves, marked by Portland headstones, are on the right side of the church, and the single war grave, again with a Portland headstone, is immediately behind the church.

Historical Information

Norre Lyngvig Churchyard contains three Commonwealth burials of the Second World War, two of them airmen and the third an unidentified soldier.