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Commonwealth War Cemetery Port Moresby

Port Moresby War Cemetery (also known as Bomana War Cemetery contains 3,819 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War. Of these, 702 are unidentified.

The graves are brought together from the surrounding area. A part of the graves are from casualties of the the campaigns in Papua and Bougainville, other casualties died in from prisoner-of-war camps or as forced laborers. There is also a Dutch war grave.

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