Commonwealth War Cemetery Rabaul

Rabaul War Cemetery (also known as Bita Paka War Cemetery contains 1,114 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War. Of these, 495 are unidentified.

The graves are brought together from the surrounding area. A part of the graves are from casualties of the the campaigns in New Britain and New Ireland, other casualties died in from prisoner-of-war camps or as forced laborers. There are also 32 Australian and German graves from the First World War brought to this cemetery.

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