LIMMEN PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

Country Netherlands
Region Noord-Holland
Total identified casualties 2 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.57173
Longitude: 4.70032

Location Information

Limmen is 9 kilometres south of Alkmaar, and 28 kilometres north-west of Amsterdam. The churchyard surrounds the church, which is on the eastern outskirts of the village and some 200 metres east of the main Alkmaar-Haarlem road. In the north-eastern corner are the graves of airmen, from the United Kingdom and from Canada.


History Information

Limmen is 9 kilometres south of Alkmaar, and 28 kilometres north-west of Amsterdam. The nearest railway station is Castricum, 5 kilometres to the south-west. The churchyard surrounds the church, which is on the eastern outskirts of the village and some 200 yards east of the main Alkmaar-Haarlem road. In the north-eastern corner are the graves of airmen, from the United Kingdom and from Canada.

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Number of casualties: 3

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Number of casualties: 9