NOORDWIJK GENERAL CEMETERY

Country Netherlands
Region Zuid-Holland
Total identified casualties 62 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War

Location Information

Cemetery Address: Oude Zeeweg 32 2202 Noordwijk GPS Location: N 52° 14' 015" E 04° 26' 000" Noordwijk is situated to the north of Den Haag on the coast. From the A44 motorway take exit (afrit) 8 LEIDEN /NOORDWIJK / KATWIJK / TRANSFERIUM and follow the N206 direction NOORDWIJK. From the N206 take the exit NOORDWIJK and follow the signs for NOORWIJK AAN ZEE, continue along the BEEKLAAN and turn right at signpost for ALGEMENE BEGRAAFPLAATS The Commonwealth War Graves plots are in the centre of the cemetery and also on the higher level on the left side.


Visiting Information

Cemetery opening hours are: 1st April to 1st October daily 0730 to 1830hrs Sunday and Holiday's 1000 to 1600hrs 1st October to 1st April 0730 to 1630hrs Sunday and Holiday's 1000 to 1600hrs

History Information

The Commonwealth plot in Noordwijk General Cemetery contains 81 burials of the First World War, including 54 unidentified naval ratings. Of the 52 Second World War burials, 19 are unidentified. The plot also contains 2 Polish Airmen's graves, 1 is unidentified.

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