BRISTOL (ARNOS VALE) CREMATORIUM

Country United Kingdom
Region Gloucestershire
Total identified casualties 69 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War

Location Information

The Crematorim is located in Arnos Vale Cemetery which is on the Bath Road, about a mile from Temple Meads Railway station.


History Information

The Crematorium was established in Arnos Vale Cemetery in 1929. A memorial in front of the crematorium commemorates 69 servicemen and women of the Second World War whose remains were cremated there. During both wars, there were a number of military hospitals at Bristol and the city was the depot of the Gloucestershire Regiment. During the Second World War there were also a number of Royal Air Force stations and prisoner of war camps in the area.

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