SWARTBROEK CHURCHYARD

Country Netherlands
Region Limburg (Netherlands)
Total identified casualties 51 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 51.22994
Longitude: 5.77143

Location Information

The village of Swartbroek is in the south of the Netherlands approx 25kms to the south east of Eindhoven. From the A2 motorway Eindhoven to Maastricht take exit 40 (Afrit 40) N280 KELPEN-OLER / ROERMOND. Follow direction WEERT and after approx 700m turn left onto the MOLENBRUGWEG direction SWARTBROEK. Continue for approx 1km and then turn left onto the ITTERVOORTERWEG direction HUNSEL-ELL / TUNGELROY / STAMPROY. The cemetery can be found approx 50m on the right beside the church. The cemetery address is:- Ittervoorterweg 6005 Swartbroek Limburg Netherlands GPS Location is:- N 51 13 47 E 05 46 17


Visiting Information

Wheelchair access to this churchyard is possible via the main entrance. For further information regarding wheelchair access, please contact our Enquiries Section on 01628 507200.

History Information

On the north-west side of the church is a plot containing the graves of 50 British soldiers, 1 British airman, and 1 French airman.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

TUNGELROIJ ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCHYARD

Location: Netherlands, Limburg (Netherlands)

Number of casualties: 4

HUNSEL ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCHYARD

Location: Netherlands, Limburg (Netherlands)

Number of casualties: 7

WEERT (MOLENPOORT) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY

Location: Netherlands, Limburg (Netherlands)

Number of casualties: 3