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LIMMEN PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 2 Find these casualties
  • Region Noord-Holland
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.57173, Longitude: 4.70032

Location information

Limmen is 9 kilometres south of Alkmaar, and 28 kilometres north-west of Amsterdam. The churchyard surrounds the church, which is on the eastern outskirts of the village and some 200 metres east of the main Alkmaar-Haarlem road. In the north-eastern corner are the graves of airmen, from the United Kingdom and from Canada.

History information

Limmen is 9 kilometres south of Alkmaar, and 28 kilometres north-west of Amsterdam. The nearest railway station is Castricum, 5 kilometres to the south-west. The churchyard surrounds the church, which is on the eastern outskirts of the village and some 200 yards east of the main Alkmaar-Haarlem road. In the north-eastern corner are the graves of airmen, from the United Kingdom and from Canada.