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Atherton War Cemetery

  • Country Australia
  • Total identified casualties 164 Find these casualties
  • Region Queensland
  • Identified casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: -17.27627, Longitude: 145.4939

Location information

Artherton War Cemetery is situated on the corner of Kennedy Highway and Rockley Road, Atherton, Queensland. Access to the cemetery is from Rockley Road only.

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History information

The area between Atherton and Cairns was used extensively as a training ground during the Second World War. Atherton War Cemetery contains 164 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.