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READING CEMETERY

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Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
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Country:
United Kingdom
Locality:
Berkshire
Identified Casualties:
249
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-0.94812
Latitude:
51.45295

Location Information

This is at the junction of the road to London (A4) and to Wokingham (A423). It is the property of the Reading Cemetery Company, established under Act of Parliament in 1841.

Historical Information

The War Graves Plot is situated at the back of the cemetery, in the right hand corner from the entrance. A Screen Wall Memorial commemorates those buried in Plot 72 and those buried in other parts of the cemetery whose graves are not marked by headstones. There are 208 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war and 41 of the 1939-1945 war. There is also 1 Serbian burial.