One of the greatest battles of WW2 was fought here. If the Japanese was not stoped here the history would have been different. Truly a emotional site to visit.
KOHIMA WAR CEMETERY lies on the battle ground of Garrison Hill. No...
KOHIMA WAR CEMETERY lies on the battle ground of Garrison Hill. No trace remains of the bungalow, which was destroyed in the fighting, but white concrete lines mark and preserve permanently the historic tennis court.
The cemetery now contains 1,420 Commonwealth burials of the Second World War.
At the highest point in the cemetery stands the KOHIMA CREMATION MEMORIAL commemorating 917 Hindu and Sikh soldiers whose remains were cremated in accordance with their faith.