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LEEUWARDERADEEL (JELSUM) PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Friesland
Identified Casualties:
7

Location Information

Leeuwarderadeel is the administrative title of a commune which controls a number of villages surrounding the town and commune of Leeuwarden. Jelsum, which is one of the villages, lies 5 kilometres north of the town on the road to Stiens and Holwerd.

The church and surrounding churchyard are in the centre of the village. The graves are in the south-western corner of the churchyard.

Historical Information

Leeuwarden (Jelsum) Protestant Churchyard contains the graves of seven Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War.