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The Mainamati War Cemetery (alternatively: Comilla War Cemetery) is a war cemetery and a memorial in Comilla, Bangladesh, for Second World War graves from nearby areas during the Second World War. The cemetery contains 736 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.[1][2] It was established and maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC), to pay tribute to those who sacrificed their lives in World War II. It is situated in the Comilla Cantonment area.[3]

Mainamati War Cemetery
ময়নামতি যুদ্ধ সমাধি
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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Mainamati War Cemetery in Comilla
Used for those deceased
EstablishedAfter World War II (1939-1945)
Location23°29′14″N 91°06′45″E / 23.4871°N 91.1125°E / 23.4871; 91.1125Coordinates: 23°29′14″N 91°06′45″E / 23.4871°N 91.1125°E / 23.4871; 91.1125
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Total burials736
Burials by nation
Burials by war
Statistics source: CWGC

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  1. ^ Akhter, Nasrin. "Mainamati War Cemetery". Banglapedia. Archived from the original on 2015-07-11. Retrieved 2015-07-11.
  2. ^ "Comilla War Cemetery Bangladesh". Bangladesh Travel Guide. Archived from the original on 2015-04-06. Retrieved 2015-07-02.
  3. ^ "Maynamati War Cemetery". 2014-11-26. Archived from the original on 2015-07-02. Retrieved 2015-07-02.

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