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BENGHAZI BRITISH MILITARY CEMETERY

  • Country Libya
  • Total identified casualties 0 Find these casualties
  • Casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 32.0796, Longitude: 20.06922

Please note

Due to current difficult conditions in Libya, our ability to maintain the cemetery is limited for the time being. As soon as the situation improves, we will undertake any necessary remedial work as required.

 

We apologise for any inconvenience and we would respectfully ask visitors to be patient with us. Before considering a visit to Libya the Commission strongly recommends that you check the advice given by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office on the travel section of their website: www.fco.gov.uk/en/travel-and-living-abroad/travel-advice-by-country/ For further information and enquiries please contact enquiries@cwgc.org

Location information

The Cemetery is about 5 kilometres south-east of Benghazi in the Fuihat area. From the city centre take the road following the coast past the sports stadium. Approximately 2 kilometres beyond the stadium is a large roundabout with a flyover on to the Tripoli road. Turn left at this roundabout, and Benghazi Military Cemetery is found 1 kilometre along this road on the right hand side. NB: Benghazi British Military Cemetery should not be confused with Benghazi War Cemetery which is 3 kilometres along the road on the left hand side.

Visiting information

Please note, due to the current difficult conditions in Libya, our ability to maintain the cemetery is limited for the time being. As soon as the situation improves, we will undertake any necessary remedial work as required. We apologise for any inconvenience and we would respectfully ask visitors to be patient with us. Before considering a visit to Libya the Commission strongly recommends that you check the advice given by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office on the travel section of their website: www.fco.gov.uk/en/travel-and-living-abroad/travel-advice-by-country/

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

History information

This site contains 314 non-war burials. Most are British military burials from the period 1948-1968.