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KILNAUGHTON MILITARY CEMETERY, KILDALTON AND OA, ISLE OF ISLAY

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KILNAUGHTON MILITARY CEMETERY, KILDALTON AND OA, ISLE OF ISLAY Print this image


Country:
United Kingdom
Locality:
Argyllshire
Identified Casualties:
9
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-6.21957
Latitude:
55.62891

Location Information

This is 2 miles west of Port Ellen and 200 yards from Kilnaughton Old Churchyard.

Historical Information

The cemetery was made in 1918 to bury the dead of the S.S. Tuscania, and 4 Commonwealth crewmen from that vessel are now buried here and 1 American soldier. 84 American graves, mainly of the 20th Engineers, who were passengers on the S.S. Tuscania, have now been removed. There is 1 unidentified burial, lost in the S.S. Tuscania, here. There are a further 5 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here.