The Zonnebeek Crypt with 14 war dead and one independence fighter is unique in Belgium. Established in 1921, the municipal crypt contains 11 fallen from World War I and three from World War II.

Frederic Godderis

Of particular note is the coffin of Frederic Godderis. He fought for Belgian independence in 1830. His coffin was found intact in the old cemetery after World War I after which he was interred in the crypt.

Praktische info

  • Can be done with a guide
  • Free

Address information

Ieperstraat
8980 Zonnebeke
België

T: 0032 (0)51 77 04 41

Facilities

  • Zonnebeke
  • Monuments
  • WWI

Nearby

Brick factory Wienerberger Estimated distance: 0.18 Km
Scottish Memorial Estimated distance: 0.67 Km
The Sundial Estimated distance: 0.71 Km
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