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Cemetery Details

LYDD CEMETERY

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Country:
United Kingdom
Locality:
Kent
Identified Casualties:
25
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
0.91266
Latitude:
50.95312

Location Information

Lydd is 4 miles south-west of New Romney, and a corporate member of the Cinque Port of Romney. In the vicinity, south-west of the town is Helstone, was a military camp and Government artillery range. This burial ground lies between Lydd Town station and the church, on the left side of Station Road.

Historical Information

There are 21 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war, 1 of which is unidentified and a further 9 of the 1939-45 war, 5 of which are unidentified.

The graves for which locations are not given are in the middle part of the cemetery.