WEDDE (BLIJHAM) PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

Country Netherlands
Region Groningen
Total identified casualties 5 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.11177
Longitude: 7.08708

Location Information

Blijham, a village near the Dutch/German border, is in the commune of Wedde. It lies 8 kilometres south-east of Winschofen. The burial ground is on the southern side of the church, which is about 100 metres from the centre of the village on the road to Bellingwolde. In the south-western part are the graves of five airmen, three of whom were from the United Kingdom, one from Canada and one from Australia.


NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

ONSTWEDDE GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Groningen

Number of casualties: 2

VLAGTWEDDE GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Groningen

Number of casualties: 5

MIDWOLDA GENERAL CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Groningen

Number of casualties: 1