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SUEZ AFRICAN AND INDIAN ARMY WAR CEMETERY

  • Country Egypt
  • Total identified casualties 184 Find these casualties
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 29.97093, Longitude: 32.53447

Location information

The Suez African and Indian Army War Cemetery is situated on the western outskirts of Suez, about 7 kilometres from the centre. Starting from the Cairo/Suez road which takes you straight from Cairo to Suez.:- At the end of this road you will arrive at a roundabout/T Junction where there are signs in English saying that Suez is around to the LEFT. Follow the road to the left and continue until you arrive at a traffic light, here you must wait and turn LEFT. Follow this road for several hundred metres until you see a large communications pylon to your right. Turn right BEFORE the pylon. Follow this road until you see the CWGC signs for the African & Indian Cemetery to your right.

Visiting information

Opening times:

Saturday to Thursday: 7.00am to 14.30

Friday: closed

For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

History information

During the Second World War, a large garrison was stationed in and around Suez. The cemetery contains 183 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.