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HEERENVEEN (NIEUWEHORNE) PROTESTANT CEMETERY

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Friesland
Identified Casualties:
7
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
6.05819
Latitude:
52.9511

Location Information

Nieuwehorne is a village in the commune of Heerenveen. It is 45 kilometres south-south-east of Leeuwarden, 33 kilometres south-east of Sneek and 7 kilometres east of the Leeuwarden-Meppel Road.

The cemetery is on the north-eastern outskirts of the village, on the road to Oudehorne. In the south-western corner are the graves of seven airmen, five of whom came from the United Kingdom, one from Canada and one from New Zealand.