FAUGHANVALE (ST. CANICE) CHURCH OF IRELAND CHURCHYARD

Country United Kingdom
Region County Londonderry
Total identified casualties 25 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 55.02831
Longitude: -7.17167

History Information

The village of Muff or Eglinton is six miles north-east of Londonderry, and during the 1939-1945 War there was a Royal Naval Air Station there. This churchyard is a mile and a half from Eglinton. During the early months of the war, ground in the eastern part was set aside for service war burials, and the war graves form a small group in this section. There are 23 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-1934 war here. There are also 2 Dutch Foreign Nationals buried here.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

FAUGHANVALE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, County Londonderry

Number of casualties: 3

ENAGH OLD GRAVEYARD

Location: United Kingdom, County Londonderry

Number of casualties: 1

MUFF CHURCH OF IRELAND CHURCHYARD

Location: Ireland, Republic of, County Donegal

Number of casualties: 1