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DOUVRES-LA-DELIVRANDE (DOUVRES) CHURCHYARD

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Country:
France
Locality:
Calvados
Identified Casualties:
1
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-0.38357
Latitude:
49.29089

Location Information

Douvres-la-Delivrande (Douvres) Churchyard is situated in the centre of the village of Douvres, about 13 kilometres north of Caen.

From Caen take the D7 to Douvres. Go past La Delivrande War Cemetery then turn left at the first roundabout, then left again at the second roundabout into Rue de L'Eglise which, as the name indicates, leads you to the church. When facing the church, enter the cemetery by the small cemetery entrance on the right. Car parking is available in front of the church.

Historical Information

This churchyard contains one Commonwealth burial of the Second World War, that of a New Zealand airman.