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HOHENSTEIN-ERNSTTHAL (ST. CHRISTOPHER) CEMETERY

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Country:
Germany
Locality:
Sachsen
Identified Casualties:
1
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
12.70223
Latitude:
50.80386

Location Information

Hohenstein-Ernstthal is a small village in South East Germany approx 20 km west of Chemnitz, it is located in the region Hohenstein, Sachsen.

From the A4 to Chemnitz motorway take exit 65 (Ausfahrt 65) B180 HOHENSTEIN-ERNSTTHAL / LICHTENSTEIN / LUGAU and follow direction HOHENSTEIN-ERNSTTHAL, continue along LOBSDORFER for approx 1.5 kms, then turn left onto S245 AM SACHSENRING and continue for approx 2.4 kms, then turn left onto HINRICH-WICHERN-STRAßE.

After approx 600 m the main entrance to the cemetery can be found on the right.

The single CWGC headstone (recumbent) is located centrally at the bottom of the cemetery under an Oak Tree.

The cemetery address is:

Hinrich-Wichern-Straße
09337 Hohenstein-Ernstthal
Germany

GPS Co-ordinates: N 50 48 14, E 12 42 06

Historical Information

This civil cemetery contains one Commonwealth burial of the Second World War.