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ALKMAAR GENERAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Noord-Holland
Identified Casualties:
3

Location Information

Alkmaar, a town in the commune of the same name, is 37 kilometres north-north-west of Amsterdam, and 32 kilometres north of Haarlem. The cemetery is on the south-western outskirts of the town in Westerweg, and the large white entrance is opposite the junction with Princes Julianalaan.

The Commonwealth war graves will be found in a central position within the cemetery - follow the main path then, take the left hand path and the graves will be found 150 metres along here under some trees.

Historical Information

Alkmaar General Cemetery contains three Commonwealth burials of the Second World War, two of them airmen, the third a sailor.