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German War Cemetery Mont-de-Huisnes

This cemetery (Kriegsgräberstätte) lies 1 km north of Huisnes-sur-Mer, on a hill of 30 metres high.

It is different from ther cemeteries because the casualties are brought together in chambers, 180 casualties in each chamber. The chambers form a circle which is about 47 metres wide.

The cemetery contains 11,956 war graves.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Annette Jans

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