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BRIGHTON CITY (BEAR ROAD) CEMETERY

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Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
Casualty Record Detail
BRIGHTON CITY (BEAR ROAD) CEMETERY Print this image


Country:
United Kingdom
Locality:
Sussex
Identified Casualties:
373
GPS
CO-Ordinates:
Longitude:
-0.1116
Latitude:
50.83668

Location Information

The cemetery is on the Lewes road. It was opened in 1857, and now covers 44 acres. It climbs the hill Eastward, crossing a public road. A War Cross stands in the cemetery.

Historical Information

There are 275 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war and a further 102 of the 1939-1945 war commemorated in this site. The 1939-45 commemorations include 3 unidentified Merchant seamen and 1 unidentified British soldier.

There are also 40 Foreign National war burials here and 4 non-war service burials.