NEWHAVEN CEMETERY

Country United Kingdom
Region Sussex
Total identified casualties 72 Find these records
Casualties from First & Second World War
GPS Coordinates Latitude: 50.80057
Longitude: 0.03676

History Information

Newhaven was a port of embarkation for stores in August, 1914, and in 1915, it became a trawler base. Newhaven Cemetery, on the Lewes road, was begun in 1884, and now belongs to the Urban District Council. It contains 29 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-18 war including that of an unidentified sailor of the Royal Navy. There are a further 46 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-45 war, 2 being unidentified seamen of the Merchant Navy. There is 1 non-war service burial here.

NEARBY CWGC CEMETERIES & Memorials

TELSCOMBE (ST. LAURENCE) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Sussex

Number of casualties: 2

SOUTHEASE CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Sussex

Number of casualties: 1

RODMELL (ST. PETER) CHURCHYARD

Location: United Kingdom, Sussex

Number of casualties: 1