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HAMILTON CEMETERY

  • Country Canada
  • Total identified casualties 143 Find these casualties
  • Region Ontario
  • Casualties from First & Second World War
  • GPS Coordinates Latitude: 43.27481, Longitude: -79.88851

Location information

Access by car the Queen Elizabeth Way Highway, and from there, take the Provincial Route 403 West toward Hamilton/Brantford. Take the Route-6 North/Highway #6 North exit toward Guelph, and head straight onto Provincial Route 6 North. Turn left onto York Road/Regional Route 344. The cemetery is located at 777 York Boulevard.

Visiting information

The cemetery grounds are open daily for visitation from sunrise to sunset. The on site cemetery office is open Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

History information

During the 1939-1945 War, Hamilton was the seat of No. S. 24 (originally No. S. 8) Canadian Army Trades School and No.2 Canadian Army Vocational Training School. The cemetery contains Commonwealth war graves of both world wars.