BOMBAY (SEWRI) CEMETERY, MUMBAI

Country India
Total identified casualties 1 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 19.00044
Longitude: 72.85157

Location Information

Sewri Cemetery is situated in the Sewri District, half way between Bombay Domestic Airport and the "Gateway of India". It can be reached by train to Sewri Station or by car/taxi down the central road to Dadar Khodadad Circle. The main entrance to the cemetery is on Sakharam Lanjekar Marg (Gollanji Hill Road), and there is a second entrance on the opposite side of the cemetery on Jerbai Wadia Road.


History Information

Between 1955 and 1960, burials of both wars were removed from this civil cemetery to Kirkee War Cemetery where maintenance in perpetuity could be assured. Only one Second World War burial now remains at Bombay (Sewri) Cemetery.

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