COPENHAGEN WESTERN CEMETERY

Country Denmark
Total identified casualties 27 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 55.66157
Longitude: 12.53171

Location Information

Copenhagen Western Cemetery is located in the south west part of the city in Vestre Kirkegards Allee. Go through the main entrance and bear left. Follow the road to the end and turn right. The CWGC Plot is on the right. The one private memorial stands in Plot 24 Grave No.169, and is located at the rear of the cemetery and down 2 sets of steps to the bottom terrace, 200m along the grass area into Plot 24.


History Information

Copenhagen Western Cemetery contains 24 Commonwealth burials of the First World War, most of whom were released prisoners of war who died in the winter of 1918/19. The cemetery also contains the graves of three Commonwealth casualties of the Second World War.

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