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Ranville War Cemetery

Rue Comte Louis de Rohan-Chebou, Ranville, France
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“pegasus bridge” (24 reviews)
“resting place” (7 reviews)
“brave men” (7 reviews)
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Rue Comte Louis de Rohan-Chebou, Ranville, France
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"pegasus bridge"
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"resting place"
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"brave men"
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"buried here"
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"parachute regiment"
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"fitting tribute"
in 3 reviews
"who gave their lives"
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"worth a visit"
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"lt"
in 9 reviews
"cemetery"
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"german"
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"gravestones"
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"heroes"
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"rows"
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"uncle"
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"memorial"
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"loss"
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Truly a beautiful place, well kept and plenty of parking. However be cautious when you park and leave your car, as ours was broken into and our belongings stolen.

Thank Ian L
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

this is a must visit once you have been to the Pegasus memorial , this is a fitting resting place for all these heros

Thank posseekent
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

A wonderfully set out tribute to fine soldiers across our then commenwealth who parachuted in to break up the Nazi stronghold on northen France. RIP those brave soldiers.

Thank Ollie612
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

A must visit - beautifully kept. This area is so very humbling and words cannot describe the emotions one feels reading the stories of our fallen heroes.

Thank lestamunda
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

It's important to visit cemeteries not just to pay your respects but also to learn a little more about who solders were, how old they were and what sorts of units they came from. It's important for all ages to understand that these were ordinary...More

Thank Richard F
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Stopped here to lay a wreath whilst on a work trip to Normandy with some colleagues. Very poignant to see the rows of fallen soliders. Very well maintained by a clearly very dedicated and professional grounds team.

Thank df86
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

This cemetery is a must to pay tribute to The Paras for what they did early hours of the morning along with The Ox & Bucks at Benouville when they secured Pegasus Bridge in a flooded area in the dark. Amazing

Thank Theresa J
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

We visited here just after visiting the excellent nearby Pegasus Bridge museum. What a beautiful and emotional spot this is. The graves are all so immaculately cared for, and the location is so peaceful. Nowhere near the crowds you get at the US cemetery, in...More

Thank Alan P
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This is a small 2WW British cemetery to remember those brave troops who gave their lives in the D-day landings and the subsequent push by the Allies to drive the Germans back to Berlin. You will be amazed at the immaculate manner that the French...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Sure worth a visit if you are visiting the touristic Pegasus site. Make sure you try to find the first Belgian killed and the chap who is burried with his dog.

Thank Possie1982
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Joan R
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Response from brains15 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know! You need to ask the hotelier or tourist board.. sorry
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