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Bairnsdale War Cemetery

  • Country Australia
  • Total identified casualties 38 Find these casualties
  • Region Victoria
  • Identified casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: -37.84783, Longitude: 147.6105

Location information

Bairnsdale War Cemetery is situated within the Public Cemetery on the south-west corner of the Cemetery Extension (see above). It contains the graves of 38 Australian airmen, who died through illness or flying accidents while training. The War Cemetery is enclosed by a fence screened by various kinds of shrubs and has a stone-paved entrance with iron gates. The Cross of Sacrifice stands at the far end, opposite the entrance, and the G}aves are set in level mown grass.