Commonwealth War Graves (British) Cemetery

​​​1,239 British Emp​ire, mainly Australia and New Zealand-born, soldiers are buried here.  They fought and died in the battles over Gaza and Be'er-Sheva during World War I.  During the fighting, reinforcements arrived from the east a​nd liberated Be'er‑Sheva in the last cavalry battle in history. Among the fallen is a Jewish Englishman nam​ed Seymour van den Bergh, who fell in battle five days before the liberation of the city.  
 
HaAtsma'ut St., corner of HaPalmach, Old City.
 
Commonwealth (British) War Cemetery