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FIORENZUOLA D'ARDA COMMUNAL CEMETERY

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Country:
Italy
Identified Casualties:
1
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
9.91694
Latitude:
44.93104

Location Information

The cemetery is on the railway between Bologna and Milan.

Inside the cemetery, follow the central path and turn right at the end; the single Commonwealth war grave is located to the left of the chapel, in row 2, grave 5.

Cemetery Address: Viale dei Tigli, 7 - 29017 Fiorenzuala D'Arda (PC).

GPS Co-ordinates: 44.931099, 9.915569.

Visiting Information

Cemetery opening times:

October to April: 8:00am - 5:00pm
May to September: 7:00am - 7:00pm

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

Historical Information

siThe Italians entered the war on the Allied side, declaring war on Austria, in May 1915. Commonwealth forces were at the Italian front between November 1917 and November 1918, and rest camps and medical units were established at various locations in northern Italy behind the front, some of them remaining until 1919.

From the Summer of 1917 until late 1918, the Mediterranean lines of communication for the British Salonika Force ran the length of Italy from Taranto in the south-east, to Turin in the north-west.

Fiorenzuola D'Arda Communal Cemetery contains one Commonwealth burial of the First World War.