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  • Country United Kingdom
  • Total identified casualties 277 Find these casualties
  • Region Lancashire
  • Casualties from First & Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 53.3952, Longitude: -2.93964

History information

This cemetery, belonging to the Corporation, is in the centre of the city. It was opened in 1856. There are 227 Commonwealth burials of the 1914-1918 war and 45 of the 1939-1945 war commemorated here. There is a War plot, with 69 burials, in which the names of the dead are recorded on a Screen Wall curb, and the remainder are scattered throughout the cemetery. Fifty of the graves are those of officers and men of the King's Liverpools.