Zelhem is 25 kilometres east of Arnhem and 5 kilometres north of Doetinchem. The cemetery is about 273 metres north of the village west of the road to Ruurlo. From the traffic lights in the centre of the village turn into Hengeloseweg. Continue along this road and turn first right into Magnoliaweg. At the end of this road bear right and the cemetery is along on the right. Enter the cemetery through the third entrance and the Commonwealth war graves are on the right.
The cemetery contains a small number of burials of the Second World War.