DAKAR (BEL-AIR) CEMETERY

Country Senegal
Total identified casualties 22 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 14.69918
Longitude: -17.42465

Location Information

Bel-Air Cemetery is located in the eastern area of the city on the road leading to Point de Bel-Air, just beyond the ferry quay for the island of Goree. The cemetery is on the left hand side of the road, and the entrance can be seen from the roundabout at the first road junction after the ferry port.


Visiting Information

Dakar (Bel-Air) Cemetery is open every day between 06:00 and 18:00. The Commonwealth war graves are scattered throughout the Cemetery, but the resident caretaker can provide directions to them, should the need arise.

History Information

The cemetery belongs to the municipality, there are 4 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war and 18 of the 1939-1945 war.

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