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CHAPEL OF EASE CHURCHYARD

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Country:
Bermuda
Identified Casualties:
1

Location Information

The Cemetery is located on Chapel of Ease Road on the eastern side of the island, on the main road to St David's Head.

Historical Information

During the First World War, Bermuda was garrisoned successively by the 2nd Lincolns, the Royal Canadian Regiment, the 38th Bn. Canadian Infantry, the 163rd Bn. Canadian Infantry and the 2/4th East Yorkshire Regiment. The 3rd Bn. Jamaica War Contingent was there between March and May 1916. The Bermuda Volunteer Rifle Corps, Bermuda Militia and Garrison Artillery were pre-war auxiliary units raised on the island.

Chapel of Ease Churchyard contains one Commonwealth burial of the First World War.