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HINDELOOPEN PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Friesland
Identified Casualties:
6
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
5.39849
Latitude:
52.94291

Location Information

Hindeloopen is a coastal village on the Ijsselmeer (Zuyder Zee), 35 kilometres south of Harlingen.

The churchyard surrounds the church on the western side of the village, near the dyke. At the entrance to the churchyard are the graves of 11 airmen.

Historical Information

There are 11 airmen buried in this cemetery; seven from the United Kingdom, three from Canada and one from Australia. Of these, three from the United Kingdom and two Canadians are not identified.