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WORKUM (SPOORDYK) GENERAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Friesland
Identified Casualties:
9
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
5.44935
Latitude:
52.97598

Location Information

Workum is a town on the edge of the Ijsselmeer (Zuyder Zee) some 30 kilometres due south of Harlingen.

The cemetery is on the south-eastern side of the town on the road to the railway station. This road is known as the Spoordyk. Close to the entrance are the graves of nine airmen, six of whom came from the United Kingdom and three from Canada.