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WEDDE (BLIJHAM) PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Groningen
Identified Casualties:
5
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
7.08708
Latitude:
53.11177

Location Information

Blijham, a village near the Dutch/German border, is in the commune of Wedde. It lies 8 kilometres south-east of Winschofen.

The burial ground is on the southern side of the church, which is about 100 metres from the centre of the village on the road to Bellingwolde. In the south-western part are the graves of five airmen, three of whom were from the United Kingdom, one from Canada and one from Australia.