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HUMBOLDT (MUNICIPAL) CEMETERY

  • Country Canada
  • Total identified casualties 12 Find these casualties
  • Region Saskatchewan
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 52.20888, Longitude: -105.1231

Location information

Humboldt is 120 kilometres east of Saskatoon on the Canadian National railway. The cemetery is situated 2 kilometres north of the town, on Highway No. 20.

History information

During the 1939-1945 War No. 5 Bombing and Gunnery School was located at Humboldt, and the 12 airmen buried in the Royal Canadian Legion Plot in this cemetery lost their lives while undergoing a course of training at this School.