VICTORIA (ROSS BAY) CEMETERY

Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Total identified casualties 135 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 48.41218
Longitude: -123.34003

Location Information

Access by car Highway 17 or Highway 1 and drive south to Hillside. Turn left onto Hillside and then turn right onto Cook. Continue driving on Cook, turn left onto Fairfield Road, then follow that road to reach the cemetery.


Visiting Information

The cemetery grounds are open daily for visitation from sunrise to sunset. The on site cemetery office is open Monday to Friday, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

History Information

Victoria (Ross Bay) Cemetery contains 133 Commonwealth burials of the First World War and two from the Second World War. Victoria (Ross Bay) Cemetery also contains: The VICTORIA MEMORIAL, which commemorates the names of 36 officers and men who were lost or buried at sea in the Pacific Ocean. All were from the HMCS Galiano which went down on October 30, 1918.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

VICTORIA MEMORIAL

Location: Canada, British Columbia

Number of casualties: 36

VICTORIA JEWISH CEMETERY

Location: Canada, British Columbia

Number of casualties: 1

SAANICH (ST. LUKE'S) ANGLICAN CHURCH CEMETERY

Location: Canada, British Columbia

Number of casualties: 1