OEGSTGEEST PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

Country Netherlands
Region Zuid-Holland
Total identified casualties 17 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.19343
Longitude: 4.46771

Location Information

Oegstgeest is a large village 2 kilometres north-west of Leiden and 17 kilometres north-east of the Hague. The churchyard is on the north-eastern outskirts of the town in Dorpstraat, adjacent to the Protestant church. The Commonwealth war graves are in the north-eastern corner of the churchyard, to the left of the church.


History Information

Oegstgeest Protestant Cemetery contains 17 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War, most of them airmen.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

NOORDWIJK GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Zuid-Holland

Number of casualties: 135

WOUBRUGGE GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Zuid-Holland

Number of casualties: 1

VOORBURG EASTERN GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Zuid-Holland

Number of casualties: 2