NICOSIA (WAYNES KEEP) MILITARY CEMETERY

Country Cyprus
Total identified casualties 2 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War

Location Information

Nicosia (Waynes Keep) Military Cemetery is situated within the UN Buffer Zone some 4 kms west of the city of Nicosia.


Visiting Information

As Nicosia Military Cemetery (Wayne’s Keep) is within the UN Buffer Zone, visitors wishing to visit the cemetery should be aware that prior authorisation is required from the UN. All visitors should contact the UN Wayne’s Keep Custodian by email unbritsigs@hotmail.co.uk at least 5 working days prior to the proposed visit date. Please state in the email, the full name as on passport, nationality and passport number for each person wishing to visit the cemetery and also the proposed date of the visit. Normal visiting times are Monday to Friday, 08:00-16:00. Visits outside these times may be possible, but only in exceptional circumstances. Please note that photographs are limited to discreet ones of headstones only owing to the sensitivities of the area. For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

History Information

Nicosia (Waynes Keep) Military Cemetery contains post 1947 service graves. There are now nearly 600, non World War casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified.

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