Directions to
Nieuwe Oosterbegraafplaats (New Eastern Cemetery) Amsterdam

Kruislaan 126
1097 GA Amsterdam
Phone 020 608 06 08
Fax 020 663 35 59

New Eastern Cemetery website (Dutch)
Name register burials New Eastern Cemetery - Amsterdam City Archives website
Landscaping architecture at the Cemetery (Dutch)
 

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday: from 08.00 till 16.00.
Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 till 16.00.

Location: The Nieuwe Oosterbegraafplaats is in the south-eastern district of Amsterdam at the Kruislaan, a road in the Watergraafsmeer area of the city. The Commonwealth war graves plots will be found in the south-eastern portion of the cemetery. 

 


 

 
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The Nieuwe Oosterbegraafplaats is situated at "Green A" (the A actually indicates the Allied plot at the cemetery). The best way to reach the cemetery by car is from the ringroad A10 East. Take exit S113, turn left at the traffic lights. You are on the Middenweg now. The cemetery is located after about 0,5 -1 kilometers at your left hand site. Take a left at the traffic-lights at the Kruislaan. There is a parking area on the west side of the cemetery.

The cemetery can also be reached by public transport:

Tram 9 (from Central Station)
Busses 15, 59, 120 and 136

All stop at the Nieuwe Oosterbegraafplaats.

There are over 300 casualties commemorated in this site, nearly 50 of these are unidentified.

Addison P/O Joseph Horace 15 Squadron 26 June 1943
Alderton F/S Peter Henry 61 Squadron 13 May  1943
Amos Sgt. Walter David 158 Squadron 11 April 1942
Annan Sgt William Donald Francis 75 Squadron 26 July 1940
Archer Sgt Ronald Albert 7 Squadron 3 June 1942
Barlow P/O Ronald W. 115 Squadron  13 April 1942
Bennett Sgt Leonard 100 Squadron 26 June 1943
Billing P/O Kelvin Cholwill 83 Squadron 2 June 1942
Bird Sgt Kenneth M. 114 Squadron 13 January 1942
Blair Sgt Noel H. 115 Squadron 13 April 1942
Buckeridge F/S Clement Ralph 460 Squadron 15 June 1943
Burt Leading Airman H W V 825 Squadron RN 2 July 1940
Byrne F/S Martin John 75 Squadron 29 July 1942
Campbell WO Ralph Patrick 101 Squadron 31 January 1943
Carson F/O William Donald 426 Squadron 17 June 1944
Church Sgt George N. 114 Squadron 28 January 1942
Clegg Sgt Jack 76 Squadron 27 April 1943
Coleman DFC F/O William Harcourt 75 Squadron 26 July 1940
Conuel Sgt Reginald William 7 Squadron 5 May 1943
Couser DMF Sgt Robert James 58 Squadron 15 January 1941
Crook Sgt Roger Ernest 460 Squadron 15 June 1943
Czerwonka Plt J. 301 (Polish) Squadron 6 June 1942
Dowds Sgt John 75 Squadron 26 July 1940
Duncan Sgt Robert Fortune Jamieson 58 Squadron 15 January 1941
Elbogen F/S Arnošt 310 Squadron 11 August 1944
Eldridge F/L John Gordon 166 quadron 24 May 1943
Fleming F/O Noel Douglas 76 Squadron 27 April 1943
Fletcher Sgt Gordon William George 460 Squadron 15 June 1943
Fortin F/S Edour 101 Squadron 22 July 1942
Frost Sgt Arthur Walter Dudley 15 Squadron 18 July 1941
Gilbertson F/S John 75 Squadron 29 July 1942
Grant F/S Donald Ross 460 Squadron 15 June 1943
Grimshaw Sgt Charles Edward 460 Squadron 15 June 1943
Higginbottom Ord Seaman Eric MGB 328 21 July 1942
Hill F/O Leonard George 426 Squadron 17 June 1944
Holder Sgt Albert Ernest 75 Squadron 13 April 1942
Hook Sgt Jack Beverley Jonathan 7 Squadron 5 May 1943
Johnson F/S Howard E. 26 O.T.U.  16 September 1942
Labiuk F/S George 218 Squadron 23 June 1943
Mackenzie F/O James Noble 51 Squadron 25 June 1943
Marriage F/S Stanley Joseph 460 Squadron 15 June 1943
McNab Sgt Donald Gordon 76 Squadron 27 April 1943
Morffew Sgt George Charles 101 Squadron 22 July 1942
Nevill Sgt William Eric 75 Squadron 26 July 1940
Parsons S/L Robert J S 115 Squadron 28 September 1942
Peers P/O William Edgar 58 Squadron 15 January 1941
Phillips Sgt Thomas John 75 Squadron 13 April 1942
Podgorski Plt. K.A. 301 (Polish) Squadron 6 June 1942
Poole P/O Frank Twain 75 Squadron 26 July 1940
Prime Sgt Peter 25 O.T.U. 1 August 1942
Raiswell Sgt Kenneth John 75 Squadron 13 April 1942
Ryan Sgt Thomas 75 Squadron 13 April 1942
Sexton Sgt Gerald Francis 99 Squadron 6 July 1940
Shannon F/O George Roland Gillies 426 Squadron 17 June 1944
Sloan Sgt Robert Edward 61 Squadron 15 May 1943
Smith Sgt Alexander Knox 26 O.T.U 14 September 1942
  Unknown     12 June 1942
  Unknown Airman   20 July 1942
Wahl F/O William 166 Squadron 14 May 1943
Watchman Sgt Eric 142 Squadron 25 October 1042
Wayman Able Seaman SS GREENLAND 6 December 1941
Wick Sgt Sidney John 49 Squadron 20 December 1942
Wierchowicz Sgt Jan 303 Squadron 1 November 1944
Wybraniec Por. P.J. 301 (Polish) Squadron 6 June 1942