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World War German military buried in the heart of the Wicklow Mountains

Glencree Cemetery

Glencree Cemetery, © Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge

25.05.2021 - Article

The German Military Cemetery in the small Wicklow village of Glencree played an important role in Ireland and Germany's post-war relationship. It is also a peaceful and beautiful place to visit.

The German Military Cemetery in the small Wicklow village of Glencree contains the graves of 134 German soldiers and civilians who lost their lives on Irish soil during the First and Second World War and played an important role in Ireland and Germany's post-war relationship.

Described as one of Ireland's hidden gems, this article   reflects on the history and beauty of the Cemetery.

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