HIGHGATE CEMETERY

Country United Kingdom
Region London
Total identified casualties 317 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War

Location Information

The cemetery is between Highgate Hill and Highgate West Hill and is divided by Swains Road. The older part being on the Western side and the newer part on the Eastern side. The entrance gates to both sides are opposite one another and there are war burials in both portions. If wishing to visit the Commission war graves, please contact Highgate on 020 8340 1834 or via email info@highgate-cemetery.org.


Visiting Information

20/06/12 - Visitors are advised that an entrance fee is charged at this cemetery.

History Information

There are 258 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war and a further 59 from the 1939-45 war here. Thoses whos graves could not be marked by headstone are named upon a Screen Wall memorial erected near the Cross of Sacrifice inside the entrance to the older part of the cemetery.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

HAMPSTEAD (ST. JOHN) ADDITIONAL BURIAL GROUND

Location: United Kingdom, London

Number of casualties: 8

FINCHLEY (HOLY TRINITY) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Middlesex

Number of casualties: 9

GOLDERS GREEN CREMATORIUM

Location: United Kingdom, Middlesex

Number of casualties: 495