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HENGELO (OVERIJSSEL) GENERAL CEMETERY

  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 5 Find these casualties
  • Region Overijssel
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.27206, Longitude: 6.81055

Location information

Hengelo, a town in the province of Overijssel, is on the main road from Arnhem and North Holland to Germany (Bremen, etc.). It lies 9 kilometres north-west of Enschede. The cemetery is in Oldenzaalsestraat near the junction with Plutostraat. The entrance is behind a hedge but can be identified by the tall white wall with the letters MDCCCCX along the top. The Commonwealth war graves can be found along the extreme right hand path after about 120 metres.

History information

Hengelo (Overijssel) General Cemetery contains the graves of five Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War.