TILBURG (GILZERBAAN) GENERAL CEMETERY

Country Netherlands
Region Noord-Brabant
Total identified casualties 76 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 51.55423
Longitude: 5.04542

Horticultural renovation is taking place at this site. However, due to the dry weather conditions re-turfing has been postponed until the autumn.

Location Information

Tilburg is a town lying close to the Dutch-Belgian border. It is 20 kilometres east of Breda, about the same distance south of 's-Hertogenbosch, and 30 kilometres north-north-east of the Belgian town of Turnhout. The cemetery is about 4 kilometres from the town centre at the northern end of the Gilzerbaan, the road to Gilze, at the junction with Baronielaan. The cemetery is surrounded by a wall with green railings let into it, and the 1939-1945 Commonwealth war graves are near the entrance gates. The cemetery address is:- Gilzerbaan Tilburg Noord-Brabant Netherlands


Visiting Information

Please note that this cemetery closes at 16.00.

History Information

There are now nearly 80, 1939-1945 war casualties commemorated in this site.

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