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Nicosia (Waynes Keep) Military Cemetery

  • Country Cyprus
  • Total identified casualties 2 Find these casualties
  • Identified casualties from Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 35.17405, Longitude: 33.31447

Location information

Nicosia (Waynes Keep) Military Cemetery is situated within the UN Buffer Zone some 4 kms west of the city of Nicosia.

Visiting information

As Nicosia Military Cemetery (Wayne’s Keep) is within the UN Buffer Zone, visitors wishing to visit the cemetery should be aware that prior authorisation is required from the UN. All visitors should contact the UN Wayne’s Keep Custodian by email for a visit request form in advance of making any travel arrangements. Applications must be approved at least 14 working days prior to the proposed visit date. Please note that visits from any other direction than that specified by the UN Wayne’s Keep Custodian are not possible and should not be attempted.

Please state in the email, the full name as on passport, nationality and passport number for each person wishing to visit the cemetery and also the proposed date of the visit.

Normal visiting times are Monday to Friday, 08:00-16:00.

Please note that photographs are limited to discreet ones of headstones only owing to the sensitivities of the area.

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History information

Nicosia (Waynes Keep) Military Cemetery contains post 1947 service graves.

There are now nearly 600, non World War casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, a small number are unidentified.