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VEENDAM GENERAL CEMETERY

  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 11 Find these casualties
  • Region Groningen
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.10525, Longitude: 6.87474

Location information

Veendam is 30 kilometres east-south-east of Groningen and 31 kilometres east-north-east of Assen. The cemetery adjoins the Protestant church, which is on the eastern side of the town in J G Pinksterstraat. The Commonwealth war graves are in the western part of the cemetery. Through the right hand gate, follow the first path with trees and the graves are to the right behind a conifer hedge.

History information

Veendam General Cemetery contains the collective grave of ten Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War.