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ROYAN ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY

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Country:
France
Locality:
Charente-Maritime
Identified Casualties:
6
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-1.02409
Latitude:
45.62933

Location Information

Royan is a seaside resort at the mouth of the Girande about 118 kilometres from Bordeaux. The Cemetery is on the north side of the town about 500 metres north-west of the railway station and the same distance north-east of the Town Hall.

There are 7 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here, 1 of which is unidentified, 45 metres immediately behind the caretaker's hour, in Plot K.

Historical Information

There are 7 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1945 war here, 1 of which is unidentified, 50 yards immediately behind the caretaker's house, in Plot K.