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A sobering , thoughtful visit

What a beautifully maintained site for an extremely sad events, the care given to the whole area... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Sandy B
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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
A peaceful resting place for brave men.

I visited here as part of a leger battlefield tour. Though this was my second visit I’m still... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Pompeyjones
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

What a beautifully maintained site for an extremely sad events, the care given to the whole area is lovely and it is so quiet and peaceful, total different to the ways here people must have died. Well worth a stop to make you think about...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

I visited here as part of a leger battlefield tour. Though this was my second visit I’m still moved by the rows and rows of brave men. This is the biggest British WW2 cemetery in the world and is worth stopping and going in to...More

Thank Pompeyjones
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Came here on a day trip as well as doing other things, this place is stunning, in terms of how beautifully it is looked after, it is a shame about the waste of life, albeit we get to live in a free society, so whilst...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

This is the biggest WW2 cemetery in Europe. We visited here in a Dambusters Tour as there are lots of Bomber Command crew busied here. Beautifully maintained as used...emotional.

Thank Sozlovesholisays
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Reichswald Forest War Cemetery is one of the most beautiful of the CWGC cemeteries i have visited. The scale of casualties is beyond description, almost 7600 are laid to rest here, in neat rows as far as the eye can see. Yet the atmosphere is...More

Thank gouzbeks
Reviewed June 27, 2017

A worth while stop to pay your respects to mainly air crew from bomber command RAF although there are other allied military graves here too. Park opposite the main gate under the trees (free) and cross the busy road to the cemetery. This cemetery contains...More

Thank Alan1Bangor
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

A family member is buried in this lovely cemetery. It is well maintained, the grounds are beautiful. Definitely recommend a stop here

Thank Joy M
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Visited Reichswald Forest Cemetery in early September 2016, with my wife who wanted to visit her grandfather who was killed on 2nd March 1945. A perfect tribute to those buried there and an absolute credit to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) staff who manage...More

Thank Thebates22
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Have visited before but each time enjoy tranquillity 8 km walk or cycle from town as there are no buses Beautifully maintained

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. Everything is well maintained and clean. The location is beautiful, right in the middle of the Reichswald Forrest.

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