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WEERSELO ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY

  • Country Netherlands
  • Total identified casualties 2 Find these casualties
  • Region Overijssel
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.35135, Longitude: 6.85748

Location information

Weerselo is a village 12 kilometres east of Almelo and 8 kilometres north-west of Oldenzaal on the Olderlzaal to Tubbergen road. From Bisschopstraat, the main road through Weerselo, turn into De Aanleg in the direction of Reutem. Follow this road into Legtenbergerstraat. The church is along here on the right and the cemetery is behind the church. Some of the Commonwealth war graves are in the far north-western corner, with the remainder being in the north-eastern part, near the eastern boundary. The Catholic church is about1 kilometre south-east of the village on the eastern side of the road to Reubem. The cemetery is just north of the church. Some of the graves are in the far north-western corner, the rest are in the north-eastern part, near the eastern boundary.

History information

Weerselo Roman Catholic Cemetery contains the graves of seven Commonwealth airmen of the Second World War, five of them unidentified.