Cheras War Cemetery, Kuala Lumpur

The Cheras War Cemetery is the final resting place for Allied personnel who were killed during World War II, particularly the Malayan Campaign and the Japanese occupation of Malaya. Servicemen who died after the war or during their posting in northern Malaya prior to the Malayan Emergency are also interred here. The cemetery is located near Cheras Christian Cemetery, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and was erected and maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.Notable burials Sir Henry Gurney – British High Commissioner in Malaya Remains of the Royal Air Force personnel in the RAF Dakota C4 crash at Gua Musang, Kelantan on 25 August 1950 (Relocated on 15 March 2012) Remains of the Royal Air Force personnel in the RAF B-24 Liberator KL654/R crash at Kuala Pilah, Negeri Sembilan on August 1945 (Relocated on 18 October 2012)
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  • Here are buried men who donned the British servicemen attire and at the command went into Malaya to expel the invaders -the Japanese in WWar-2 . Besides the British and Australian there are memorials ...  more »
  • Visited the cemetery on 11.02.2018. Initially had difficulty locating but got there in the end. The area is very well tended, like all others that I been too in Europe. The area is within the main Chr...  more »
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  • Kudos DBKL, the place is well maintained and clean!
  • Only Christian cemetery in KL.
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