BENGHAZI BRITISH MILITARY CEMETERY

Country Libya
Total identified casualties 0 Find these records
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Location Information

The Cemetery is about 5 kilometres south-east of Benghazi in the Fuihat area. From the city centre take the road following the coast past the sports stadium. Approximately 2 kilometres beyond the stadium is a large roundabout with a flyover on to the Tripoli road. Turn left at this roundabout, and Benghazi Military Cemetery is found 1 kilometre along this road on the right hand side. NB: Benghazi British Military Cemetery should not be confused with Benghazi War Cemetery which is 3 kilometres along the road on the left hand side.


Visiting Information

The Military Cemetery is usually kept locked, the key can be obtained during normal working hours from the Commission gardeners based at the War Cemetery nearby. Given the current sensitive political situation in Libya, the CWGC strongly recommends that before considering a visit to Libya, you check the advice given by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office on the travel section of their website: www.fco.gov.uk/en/travel-and-living-abroad/travel-advice-by-country/ For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

History Information

This site contains no Commonwealth War burials. There are 284 Non World War service burials, 11 being unidentified. There are an additional 31 Non Commonwealth burials here.

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