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FUNCHAL BRITISH CEMETERY

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Country:
Madeira
Identified Casualties:
6

Location Information

Funchal British Cemetery is near the south coast of the island, approximately 804 kilometres west of Lisbon. The cemetery is located in the historic centre of Funchal city, near the Dolce Vita shopping centre and the civil court.

The main gate at the cemetery entrance on the Rua Dr. Brito da Câmara is always kept closed so enter instead via the Rua de Carreira, 235, called the 'Small Gate'.

Visiting Information

Opening times: Monday to Friday 10am to 4.30pm. Closed weekends and public holidays.

For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

Historical Information

Funchal British Cemetery contains three Commonwealth burials of the First World War and three from the Second World War, all seamen of the Royal or Merchant navies. There is also one non-war burial in the cemetery.