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Cemetery Details

ILARO CEMETERY

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Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
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Country:
Nigeria
Identified Casualties:
5

Location Information

Ilaro is a market town in the Western Region, 160 kilometres north-west of Lagos. It is the administrative centre of the Egbado Division of Abeokuta Province. The cemetery, situated on a hillside at the junction of Leslie and Barracks road, between the railway station and the Divisional Offices. Ilaro Prison is nearby.

Visiting Information

Wheelchair access possible via main entrance.

For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our enquiries department on telephone number 01628 634221.

Historical Information

The cemetery contains the graves of 5 West African soldiers of the 1939-1945 War, each of which is centre filled with concrete, marked by a headstone and surrounded by a concrete kerb.