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GATESHEAD (SALTWELL) CEMETERY

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Country:
United Kingdom
Locality:
Durham
Identified Casualties:
122
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-1.61037
Latitude:
54.94378

Historical Information

The cemetery contains war graves of both world wars, all lying in different parts of the cemetery.

A Cross of Sacrifice commemorating jointly the servicemen buried in this cemetery and in The East Cemetery was erected after the 1914-1918 War, and stands in the entrance to Gateshead East Cemetery.

The cemetery covers an area of approximately 37 acres.