hanover war cemetery

Hanover War Cemetery
Also known as Englischer Friedhof

LOCATIONAm Englischen Friedhof
Seelze, Region Hannover, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), 30926 Germany Show Map
PHONE+441628634221
WEBSITEwww.cwgc.org/find-a-cemetery/cemetery/2008500/hannover-war-cemetery
MEMORIALS2,439 added (70% photographed)
CEMETERY ID2210020
Many of the graves in Hanover War Cemetery were brought in from prisoner of war camp cemeteries, small German cemeteries and from isolated positions in the surrounding country. The cemetery contains 2,407 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War, 62 of them unidentified. There are also 39 non-war burials and 10 war graves of other nationalities, most of them Polish. Hanover War Cemetery adjoins Hanover Military Cemetery, a substantial post war cemetery of more than 3,000 burials.
  1. EOD Platel, Francis Vittery

    SURNAME Platel FORENAME Francis Vittery UNIT Royal Army Ordnance Corps (4 Advanced Ammunition Depot) RANK Major NUMBER 103615 DATE OF DEATH 23rd November 1944 AGE 35 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 7.F.18 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION 8 Base Ammunition Depot (Middle East) 1941...
  2. PARAS Morris, John

    SURNAME Morris FORENAME John UNIT 21 Independent Company RANK Private NUMBER 2082798 DATE OF DEATH 25th November 1944 AGE 25 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.G.11 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION born India resided London W son of Herbert Richard and Aileen Mary Morris...
  3. SAS Glyde, John

    SURNAME Glyde FORENAME John UNIT 1 SAS (A Squadron) RANK Private NUMBER 3963198 DATE OF DEATH 8th April 1945 AGE 25 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.B.3 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit Army Air Corps former Welch Regiment born Glamorgan resided Glamorgan...
  4. SAS Field, Timothy Joseph

    SURNAME Field FORENAME Timothy Joseph UNIT 1 SAS RANK Private NUMBER 1525892 DATE OF DEATH 8th April 1945 AGE 25 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 16.A.8 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit Army Air Corps born London N resided London N Op.Amherts - died Germany
  5. SAS Davies, Roy David

    SURNAME Davies FORENAME Roy David UNIT 1 SAS (A Squadron) RANK Private NUMBER 2734997 DATE OF DEATH 8th April 1945 AGE 30 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.B.1 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit Army Air Corps former Welsh Guards born Plymouth,Devon husband of...
  6. SAS Cooper, Samuel

    SURNAME Cooper FORENAME Samuel UNIT 1 SAS (B Squadron) RANK Private NUMBER 3974769 DATE OF DEATH 12th April 1945 AGE 22 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 10.A.4 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit Army Air Corps born Cheshire son of George and Emily...
  7. SAS Blakeney, James

    SURNAME Blakeney FORENAME James Venney UNIT 1 SAS (A Squadron) RANK Private NUMBER 2660354 DATE OF DEATH 8th April 1945 AGE 25 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.B.2 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit Army Air Corps former 3 Bn Coldstream Guards born 11.12.1919...
  8. ARMY CDOS Mart, Gordon Geoffrey Joseph

    SURNAME Mart FORENAME Gordon Geoffrey Joseph UNIT 3 Commando RANK Private NUMBER 4032614 DATE OF DEATH 7th April 1945 AGE 28 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.C.8 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit King's Shropshire Light Infantry born Egypt resided Shropshire...
  9. ARMY CDOS Blakeney, James

    SURNAME Blakeney FORENAME James Venney UNIT former 8 Commando RANK Private NUMBER 2660354 DATE OF DEATH 8th April 1945 AGE 25 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.B.2 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit 3 Bn Coldstream Guards born 11.12.1919 Grimsby,Lincolnshire son of...
  10. ARMY CDOS Davies, Roy David

    SURNAME Davies FORENAME Roy David UNIT former 8 Commando RANK Private NUMBER 2734997 DATE OF DEATH 8th April 1945 AGE 30 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 15.B.2 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit Welsh Guards born Plymouth,Devon husband of Elizabeth May...
  11. LRDG Dobson, Edwin John

    SURNAME Dobson FORENAME Edwin John UNIT LRDG A Squadron RANK Sergeant NUMBER 12958 DATE OF DEATH 6th April 1945 AGE 34 GRAVESITE Hanover War Cemetery,Germany 9.A.12 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION parent unit 2 New Zealand Div.Cavalry Regiment,N.Z.A.C. born 15.8.1910 New Zealand...
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