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ST. GEORGE'S MILITARY CEMETERY

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Country:
Bermuda
Identified Casualties:
8

Location Information

The cemetery is located adjacent to St. George's Golf Club, North Shore, St. George's.

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.

St George's Military Cemetery contains eight Commonwealth burials of the First World War.