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Finningley (Holy Trinity And St. Oswald) Churchyard

  • Country United Kingdom
  • Total identified casualties 3 Find these casualties
  • Region Nottinghamshire
  • Identified casualties from First & Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.48458, Longitude: -0.99202

Location information

There was a Royal Air Force station here during the war and only a hedge separated the aerodrome from the churchyard Extension. During the early part of the war ground was set aside for Air Force burials, and this Extension, which has been acquired by the Commission, is now the war graves plot.

History information

In the churchyard there is 1 Commonwealth burial of the 1914-18 war and 2 from the 1939-45 war. There are also 5 Non World War burials.

In the adjacent Extension there are 44 Commonwealth burials of the 1939-45 war here, 1 of which is unidentified. There are also 29 Non World War burials.