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KOLLUMERLAND (WESTERGEEST) PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Friesland
Identified Casualties:
8
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
6.08568
Latitude:
53.2902

Location Information

Westergeest, one of the villages administered by Kollumerland, is 28 kilometres north-east of Leeuwarden and 10 kilometres south-east of Dokkum. It lies 9 kilometres east of the main road between the two.

The churchyard surrounds the church in the centre of the village, and in its south-eastern part are the graves of eight airmen, seven from the United Kingdom and one from Canada.