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  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 7 Find these casualties
  • Region Friesland
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.23474, Longitude: 5.78293

Location information

Leeuwarderadeel is the administrative title of a commune which controls a number of villages surrounding the town and commune of Leeuwarden. Jelsum, which is one of the villages, lies 5 kilometres north of the town on the road to Stiens and Holwerd. The church and surrounding churchyard are in the centre of the village. The graves are in the south-western corner of the churchyard.

History information

Leeuwarden (Jelsum) Protestant Churchyard contains the graves of seven Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War.