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Yokohama War Cemetery, Yokohama

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Yokohama War Cemetery is a military cemetery in Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama, in Japan and located next to Yokohama Municipal Children's Botanical Garden.

The burial grounds consists of four sections surrounded by mature trees in a park like setting:

British Section

Canadian and New Zealand Section

Australian Section

Indian Section (Yokohama Memorial)There is a Post-War Plot for those whom fought during the Korean War 1950–1953.
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  • We attended the very moving Anzac Day ceremony. The cemetery is in Hodogaya, easily accessible from Tokyo on the Yokosuka line express train, but we then opted for a taxi from the station to ensure... 
    We attended the very moving Anzac Day ceremony. The cemetery is in Hodogaya, easily accessible from Tokyo on the Yokosuka line express train, but we then opted for a taxi from the station to ensure...  more »
  • This beautiful cemetery holds the graves of Commonwealth war dead, plus a few Americans who died in Japan, mainly as prisoners of war. It is well maintained and has signage explaining its history and....  more
    This beautiful cemetery holds the graves of Commonwealth war dead, plus a few Americans who died in Japan, mainly as prisoners of war. It is well maintained and has signage explaining its history and....  more »

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