Neuilly-sur-Seine community cemetery

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The Neuilly-sur-Seine community cemeteries in the Hauts-de-Seine département of France are in the western suburbs of Paris, between Paris and La Défense.

The first is called cimetière ancien (Old Cemetery) and is to be found in Neuilly; the second (New Cemetery) is to be found in Nanterre, near La Défense, but belongs to Neuilly. It is called cimetière nouveau.

Notable interments[edit]

Old Cemetery[edit]

The cemetery contains one Commonwealth war grave, of a British Red Cross Society officer of World War I.[1]

New Cemetery[edit]

The cemetery contains 33 Commonwealth war graves, of 32 service personnel from World War I and one from World War II.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE OLD COMMUNAL CEMETERY". CWGC. 2013. Retrieved 8 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE NEW COMMUNAL CEMETERY". CWGC. 2013. Retrieved 8 May 2013. 

Coordinates: 48°52′54″N 2°15′52″E / 48.88167°N 2.26444°E / 48.88167; 2.26444