Terschelling (West-Terschelling) General Cemetery, Netherlands

Cemetery Details

Location
Co‑ordinates N53.365905, E5.215193
Description

Terschelling is one of the Wadden Islands, which form an archipelago off the north coast of the Netherlands, it is some 11 kilometres from the mainland and is located in the municipality of Terschelling, which is in the province of Friesland. The island can be reached from Harlingen on the mainland by ferry. Harlingen is approx 12 kilometres south-west of Franeker and approx 30 kilometres west of Leeuwarden. The Commonwealth War Graves plot is located immediately inside the main entrance gate.

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Names

Showing 4 people of interest from cemetery

BELL-TOWERS, Wadya Wellesley

Service number 400010
Pilot Officer
No. 102 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 17 Aug 1908

BIRD, Harold William

Service number 417330
Pilot Officer
No. 77 Squadron (RAF)
Royal Air Force
Born 3 Aug 1915

BIRD, Harold William

Service number SX12537
Private
Born 30 Aug 1919

GIBBONS, Arthur Leonard

Service number 415245
Pilot Officer
No. 467 Squadron (RAAF)
Royal Australian Air Force
Born 3 Nov 1921

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