ATHERTON WAR CEMETERY

Country Australia
Region Queensland
Total identified casualties 164 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: -17.27627
Longitude: 145.49389

Location Information

Artherton War Cemetery is situated on the corner of Kennedy Highway and Rockley Road, Atherton, Queensland. Access to the cemetery is from Rockley Road only.


History Information

The area between Atherton and Cairns was used extensively as a training ground during the Second World War. Atherton War Cemetery contains 164 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.

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