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Ranville War Cemetery

Rue Comte Louis de Rohan-Chebou, Ranville, France
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D-Day Tour Including Guided Visit of the Mémorial de Caen Museum, Lunch and...
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Mémorial de Caen Museum Admission and Guided Tour of D-Day Sites from Caen
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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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"buried here"
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"fitting tribute"
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"who gave their lives"
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"worth a visit"
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"den"
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"cemetery"
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"soldiers"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a beautiful place with great significance. headstones of the war dead along with those of the locals in the grounds of a beautful church

Thank 69Armstrong
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

having visited Pegusus bridge i wanted to visit Ranville war cemetary.it has the graves of soldiers who were killed taking and holding the bridges over the Orne.I wanted to visit Den Brotheridge's grave who led the first wave attack and took the bridge.so i had...More

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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 14 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.

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Reviewed 3 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.

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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 14 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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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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