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FRANEKER GENERAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Friesland
Identified Casualties:
2

Location Information

The small town of Franeker is 10 kilometres east of Harlingen on the Leeuwarden-Harlingen road.

The cemetery is on the western outskirts of the town, in Harlingerweg next to the park. The Commonwealth war graves are in the centre of the cemetery next to a large tree.

Historical Information

Franeker General Cemetery contains the graves of three Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War, one of them unidentified.