Jonkerbosch Boarding School

Here, thanks to the diligence of our correspondent Rob Essers, is a photographic essay on the history of the grounds of this Nijmegen boarding school, which was used as a field hospital and temporary burial ground during the Second World War…

http://www.gaypnt.demon.nl/jonkerbosch/vogelvlucht.html

A number of servicemen are reported to have been interred here…

http://www.paradata.org.uk/people/kenneth-roberts

http://www.paradata.org.uk/people/donald-bainbridge

http://www.paradata.org.uk/people/frederick-j-whiting

before their reburial at the nearby Jonkerbos War Cemetery, which is maintained by the CWGC…

http://www.cwgc.org/find-a-cemetery/cemetery/2062100/JONKERBOS%20WAR%20CEMETERY

If you have details about these or about other burials in the school grounds, then please contact us.

Thanks!

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