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HORTA (DO CARMO) CIVIL CEMETERY

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Country:
Azores
Identified Casualties:
2

Location Information

Horta is a town and seaport on the island of Faial (Ilha Do Faial). The cemetery is located on the high ground above the town, off the Rua Com. Maceda and next to a Portugese army barracks. The Commonwealth graves are located in the top left hand corner of the cemetery in what is descibed as the 2 Paviment.

Cemetery address: Rua Comendador Macedo 9900-119 Horta Faial.

GPS Co-ordinates: 35.539006, -28.631626.

Visiting Information

Prior to visiting this cemetery, you may wish to contact the British Consulate in Lisbon; Tel: 00351213924000 or Horta Town Hall; Tel: (+351) 292 202000, to confirm the accessability of the cemetery on the day of your intended visit.

Cemetery Opening Times:

Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:00.
Saturday 09:00 to 13:00.
Closed on Sunday

For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

Historical Information

Horta (Do Carmo) Civil Cemetery contains two Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.