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OPSTERLAND (GORREDIJK) GENERAL CEMETERY

  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 6 Find these casualties
  • Region Friesland
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.99818, Longitude: 6.05823

Location information

Opsterland is the administrative title of a commune, with headquarters in Beesterzwaag, which controls sixteen villages. Gorredijk is one of these, and lies 30 kilometres south-south-east of Leeuwarden. The cemetery is on the southern outskirts of the village, on the road to Heerenveen.

History information

There are now a small number of 1939-1945 War casualties commemorated in this site.