|Village of Kirchzell|
Bavaria (Bayern) Germany
Postal Code: 63931
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Breitenbuch is a hamlet in the German state of Bavaria, very close the borders to the states of Hessen and Baden-Württemberg. it is part of the village of Kirchenzell in Mittenberg County.
The small cemetery is located just outside the hamlet.
Please note that the graves in Germany are not perpetual. After a certain period of repose (20-30 years) the graves are being leveled and re-used. There is no toxic embalming being done in Germany, so the coffin and the corpse have decomposed naturally. If the family of the deceased decides to purchase another period the duration can be extended by another 30 years. War Graves are considered memorials and are kept up by the owner of the cemetery. Those are kept forever.