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ST. ETIENNE CHAPEL CEMETERY, NOUADHIBOU

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Country:
Mauritania
Identified Casualties:
5
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-17.04603
Latitude:
20.91066

Location Information

Nouadhibour, the second town of the country, is on the Atlantic coast 525 kilometres north of the capital, Nouakchott. The cemetery overlooks the harbour.

Visiting Information

For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

Historical Information

The cemetery contains a memorial to five Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War, buried in Port Etienne Cemetery, whose graves could no longer be maintained there.