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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)
“young men” (9 reviews)
“resting place” (6 reviews)
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Rue Comte Louis de Rohan-Chebou, Ranville, France
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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
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
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
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
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
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
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

Thank welshwizard15
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
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Well kept cemetery, a fitting and peaceful resting place for our heroes. Limited parking available on site.

Thank abarnett617
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I have been here lots of times, and still get a lump in my throat. Do a bit of research first. It is immaculate, and terribly, terribly moving. The little quotes from the families on the British graves are heart rending. I'm feeling emotional just...More

Thank CJ964
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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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