Baron de Hirsch Cemetery, Montreal

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Baron de Hirsch Cemetery
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View of the Baron de Hirsch Cemetery, towards Mount Royal.
Details
Year established 1892
Location Montreal, Quebec
Country Canada
Coordinates 45°30′07″N 73°39′17″W / 45.50185°N 73.65471°W / 45.50185; -73.65471Coordinates: 45°30′07″N 73°39′17″W / 45.50185°N 73.65471°W / 45.50185; -73.65471
Website http://barondehirsch.com/
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The Baron de Hirsch Cemetery, also known as the Baron de Hirsch Affiliated Cemeteries, Baron de Hirsch United Cemeteries and Baron de Hirsch Memorial Park, is a Jewish cemetery located on the north side of De la Savane Street, between Mountain Sights and Kindersley Avenues in the Côte-des-Neiges neighborhood of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Since its establishment in 1892, an estimated 55,000 people have been interred in these grounds.[1] The cemetery contains 16 war graves of Commonwealth service personnel, 2 from World War I and 14 from World War II.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://jgs-montreal.org/bdh/
  2. ^ [1]CWGC cemetery report, breakdown obtained from casualty record.

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