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Nelson Cemetery contains 38 First World War burials and 20 from the Second World War. In addition, a single special memorial commemorates 30 casualties buried in Great Marsden (St John) Churchyard where their graves could no longer be maintained and the original headstone of one casualty buried in Brierfield (Providence) Old Congregational Chapelyard has been re-erected in this cemetery.
In all, there are now 66 First World War casualties commemorated in Nelson Cemetery and 23 from the Second World War.
[text added by Geoffrey Gillon]