A view showing white wooden crosses marking the graves of German soldiers who were based in occupied Jersey during World War II, in the cemetery of St Brelade's Church, Jersey

Date:
Sep 1957
Location:
St Brelade's Church, German Cemetery, Jersey
Reference:
AA58/03677
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
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Description

German graves in the cemetery originally had Iron Cross markers; these were replaced by white wooden crosses in 1948. In 1961, the 337 German bodies were exhumed and reburied in a military cemetery in France

Content

This is part of the Collection: NMR07 NMR Accessioned Negatives - Catalogued

Rights

© Crown Copyright. Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Pugsley, J

Keywords

Second World War Military Cemetery, Second World War