Sunday, January 13, 2008

More Remembrance


More from the Canadian and British War Cemeteries in Bergen Op Zoom. In the Commonwealth cemetery are some graves of other nationalities that fought in the region's battles under British command, like these Czech soldiers.

3 comments:

Karoliina Urso said...

Nothing like stopping for a moment of silence and gratitude for these heroes.

Lezard said...

Do you have any idea how many soldiers have been killed and buried there? Always impressive.

R&R in The Netherlands said...

Lezard,
According to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission site, there are 1,284 (116 unidentified) soldiers buried in the Commonwealth cemetery and 1,118 (31 unidentified) soldiers buried in the Canadian cemetery.