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MARKELO GENERAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Overijssel
Identified Casualties:
17
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
6.50296
Latitude:
52.23487

Location Information

Markelo is a village and commune 23 kilometres south-west of Hengelo, on the Hengelo-Deventer road. The cemetery lies about 1 kilometre east of Markelo, on the southern side of the road to Goor. The British plot is in a prominent position north-east of the entrance.

Historical Information

Of the 17 burials in this site, 2 airmen from the United Kingdom, whose graves could not be individually identified are commemorated by special memorials inscribed "Buried near this spot."