MELCOMBE REGIS CEMETERY

Country United Kingdom
Region Dorset
Total identified casualties 189 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.61394
Longitude: -2.46389

History Information

Weymouth became a depot for Australian forces in 1916 and 83 of the 147 First World War burials in Melcome Regis Cemetery are of Australian servicemen; most of these graves are scattered in the old part. The 36 Second World War burials are in the extension. The cemetery also contains seven war graves of other nationalties and one non-war burial.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

WEYMOUTH CREMATORIUM

Location: United Kingdom, Dorset

Number of casualties: 16

WEYMOUTH CEMETERY

Location: United Kingdom, Dorset

Number of casualties: 80

WYKE REGIS NEW BURIAL GROUND

Location: United Kingdom, Dorset

Number of casualties: 15