ROOKWOOD CREMATORIUM, SYDNEY
|Region||New South Wales|
|Total identified casualties||132 Find these records|
|Casualties from||Second World War|
This crematorium lies within the boundaries of Rookwood Necropolis, 11 miles west of Sydney, its perimeter bounded by the suburbs of Lidcombe, Flemington, Strathfield and Chullora. It can be reached by road by following the Great Western Highway (Parramatta Road) from Sydney.
Here, during the 1939-45 war, the last rite of cremation was accorded to 132 servicemen.