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SMILDE (HOOGERSMILDE) GENERAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Netherlands
Locality:
Drenthe
Identified Casualties:
5
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
6.44758
Latitude:
52.94389

Location Information

Smilde is a village about 16 kilometres south-west of Assen on the main Assen-Meppel road. Hoogersmilde, another village in the same commune, is 2.5 kilometres south-south-west of Smilde. The cemetery is on the northern outskirts of Smilde, 180 metres west of the main road to Assen. The war graves are in the south-western part.

Historical Information

There are now a small number of 1939-1945 war casualties commemorated in this site.