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Commonwealth War Graves Dunkirk

Route de Furnes | Route de Furness, 59240, Dunkirk, France
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Peaceful

As with all CWG sites this was well maintained. There are infact 2 seperate sites here The main one... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Minkymonkey
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London
Graves of heros.

Visited the graveyard with my brother. It had a lot of old graves. It's a place to checkout if you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AlexV1998
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Kodaikanal, India
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Mar 3, 2018
“"Lest we Forget"... never”
Aug 20, 2017
“Visit to Dunkerque cemetery ”
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Route de Furnes | Route de Furness, 59240, Dunkirk, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago

As with all CWG sites this was well maintained. There are infact 2 seperate sites here The main one has a wonderful engraved window. However don't miss the smaller site as next to it is a Belgium site. The two together are very contrasting

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the graveyard with my brother. It had a lot of old graves. It's a place to checkout if you are a history person.

Thank AlexV1998
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cemetry contains the graves of many different people, including more recently deceased. There is a small area with the graves of fallen soldier / people during the first world war, but they what feels to be a little hidden away. In my opinion it...More

Thank JustEilidh
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This memorial and cemetery is among my favorites. Created with honor and reverence, it is a reminder to never forget. Many buried or honored here have no name. Yet, their memory and sacrifice are honored just as reverently as those with full name, rank, and...More

Thank Ddbreckel
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Well worth going to to see and pay respects to the fallen. Also check out the WW1 memorial and headstones which is situated the other side of the WW2 memorial and I expect often forgotten but contains many of the dead from the Great War.

Thank Andy B
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We visited as part of a coach tour from the IOW. We were pleased to see how well the whole area was kept.

Thank Sue S
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

My first visit to the War Graves Dunkirk.....emotional but worth it. Beautiful tribute of remembrance to those who gave their lives. On a rainy cold afternoon the peacefulness was still there. Rows of white grave heads, stunningly kept, the book of remembrance / visitors open...More

Thank Julie W
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

As with all the memorials we visited, the attention and care these cemeteries receive is exemplary. Always a moving experience.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We walked here from the middle of town. It was our second visit but well worth the return. As beautifully kept as All count,conmonwealth war grave cemetarys.it I see next to the town cemetery and you park in the car park don the be divetrrted...More

1  Thank liz1915
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting visit to the cemetery - well maintained commonwealth and French war graves. Useful touchscreen database to enable sourcing of relatives at the entrance. Impressive headstones and familial tombs make for an interesting visit.

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Lesley H
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Response from liz1915 | Reviewed this property |
My French isn't good enough to read any small print that may be around but we visited several war cemetery's on this trip and nowhere did I see a sign indicating dogs weren't allowed.
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