BOURNEMOUTH CREMATORIUM

Country United Kingdom
Region Hampshire
Total identified casualties 35 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.74634
Longitude: -1.85587

History Information

BOURNEMOUTH CREMATORIUM is situated in the Bournemouth North Cemetery and the names of 34 servicemen and women of the Second World War whose remains were cremated there are inscribed on a screen wall. BOURNEMOUTH NORTH CEMETERY contains 110 Second World War burials, 75 of them forming a plot to the right of the main entrance, the rest scattered. The war graves plot was used for the burial of airmen from various RAF stations in the area prior to the opening of RAF Regional Cemeteries and 23 of the 41 airmen who lie there were killed during an air raid on 23 May 1943.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

BOURNEMOUTH NORTH CEMETERY

Location: United Kingdom, Hampshire

Number of casualties: 112

MOORDOWN (ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Hampshire

Number of casualties: 15

THROOP UNITED REFORMED CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Hampshire

Number of casualties: 4