Isola Della Scala Communal Cemetery

Location
Isola della Scala, Provincia di Verona, Veneto, Italy Add to Map
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Visiting Information: Cemetery opening times: November to March: 07:30 - 17:00 May to August: 07:30 - 20:00 April, September and October: 07:30 - 19:00 Closed between 07:00 and 13:00 on Mondays and Thursdays in the months of April, May and June.
Location Information: The cemetery is between Verona and Cerea. The two Commonwealth war graves are located in area G of the cemetery. Cemetery Address: Via Roma n. 35/c. (VR). GPS Co-ordinates: 45.269435, 11.007571.
Historical Information: The Italians entered the war on the Allied side, declaring war on Austria, in May 1915. Commonwealth forces were at the Italian front between November 1917 and November 1918, and rest camps and medical units were established at various locations in northern Italy behind the front, some of them remaining until 1919. From the Summer of 1917 until late 1918, the Mediterranean lines of communication for the British Salonika Force ran the length of Italy from Taranto in the south-east, to Turin in the north-west. Isola Della Scala Communal Cemetery contains two Commonwealth burials of the First World War.

  • Added: 18 Apr 2011
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