JERUSALEM MOUNT HERTZEL CEMETERY

Country Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Total identified casualties 6 Find these records
Casualties from Second World War

Location Information

Mount Hertzel (or Herzl) is one of the great hills of Jerusalem on the southern side of the city. The National Military Cemetery is located on the northern slope of the hill, within a large park which also contains a museum. The park is reached via Herzl Boulevard, which runs off Ruppin Road. It is the focal point of commemorative proceedings relating to the State of Israel and consequently, a very well known area.


Visiting Information

For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

History Information

The three Commonwealth burials are in the top right section among a group of seven headstones. The other four are memorial headstones and contain no burials.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

JERUSALEM PROTESTANT CEMETERY

Location: Israel and Palestine (including Gaza),

Number of casualties: 144

JERUSALEM LATIN CEMETERY

Location: Israel and Palestine (including Gaza),

Number of casualties: 17

JERUSALEM INDIAN WAR CEMETERY

Location: Israel and Palestine (including Gaza),

Number of casualties: 369