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Wierzchowiska

Cmentarz wojenny - Wierzchowiska

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War cemetery in Wierzchowiska - a cemetery from the First World War, located in the Lublin poviat, in the Bełżyce commune. The cemetery is located about half a kilometer northeast of the village on the edge of the forest. It has the shape of a rectangle with an area of about 2,900 m in dimensions of about 63 to 45 m. The cemetery area is now surrounded by a ditch and a half meter earth embankment with a metal and wooden fence. There are 39 mass graves in the cemetery. 30 in the form of mounds about 1 meter high, 7 meters long and about 2.5 meters wide, and 9 flat ones about 8 x 2 meters. The cemetery is overgrown with rare, decades-old forest. On the north side there are two high wooden crosses, 5 meters high, one of the original ones from 1930. The cemetery originally buried: * about 500 Austro-Hungarian soldiers, killed in July and August 1914, and between 22 and 24 July 1915 from the following units: 40 Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Regiment, 100 Infantry Regiment, 32 Infantry Regiment to Landwehr * about 200 Russian soldiers. [source: Wikipedia, 2638154]
type of the cemeterywar
state of the cemeteryclosed
[source: Wikipedia, 2638154]
Poland
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Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, Taken with Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX33, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, Taken with Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX33, World War I Cemetery in Wierzch
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
Wikipedia, Self-published work, World War I Cemetery in Wierzchowiska
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