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LEIGHTERTON CHURCH CEMETERY

  • Country United Kingdom
  • Total identified casualties 23 Find these casualties
  • Region Gloucestershire
  • Casualties from First World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 51.61769, Longitude: -2.25184

Location information

The cemetery is 500 metres north-east of Leighterton St. Andrew's Church. There is a war graves plot of 23 1914-18 graves in the North-east part.

History information

During the 1914-18 war, there were a number of Australian Flying Corps training squadrons based in the vicinity of Leighterton. This cemetery contains the graves of 23 airmen who died whilst serving with these squadrons.