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Visiting my Father grave

We found it a very peaceful place and very well cared for the gardens were well tended, we put a... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Patricia T
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Bless the families of these fallen hero's.

These men will never be forgotten. The history of this cemetery and how the land was given must be... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Marcus M
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Aug 14, 2018
“Visiting my Father grave”
Mar 14, 2017
“Bless the families of these fallen hero's.”
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B3 Luneburg Heath, Soltau, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

We found it a very peaceful place and very well cared for the gardens were well tended, we put a small wooden cross with a poppy on also three painted stones from the grandchildren and great grandchildren, I also took a small bag of soil...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

These men will never be forgotten. The history of this cemetery and how the land was given must be taught to all.

1  Thank Marcus M
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The cemetery lies out in the country, it is a quiet and peaceful place. It is nicely laid out and landscaped. When you enter there is a place that has a listing of the burials and their location. It is a short distance from Soltau...More

2  Thank shelbyhendren
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

For who loves history. A place where braves soldiers rest in peace. They fought for their country. Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.

2  Thank Filippo S
Reviewed 20 November 2015

In May 2010 my husband and I went on a Remembrance Tour with Poppy Travel to Becklingen War Cemetery to visit my father's grave. He was killed 3 weeks before I came into the world so never knew he had a daughter. It was a...More

8  Thank Lyn W
Reviewed 13 November 2015

My wife's father, who only saw her twice after her birth, is buried in this cemetery. It is a very tranquil place, as one would expect of a cemetery, exceedingly well kept and overlooking the field where the local surrender of the German Army took...More

2  Thank paulbrooke2015
Reviewed 18 July 2015

A very well kept war memorial in a lovely peaceful setting. Hard to describe a place of remembrance. We will remember them.

1  Thank BigDez33
Reviewed 13 July 2015

This is a peaceful and beautiful place. As all of the B&CWC sites this cemetery is no different and the grounds are kept immaculate.Like almost all CWGC war cemeteries the layout follows standard guidelines. The whole cemetery is grassed, a few individual trees breaking the...More

4  Thank ProfessorTravelling
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

I took my Nan here to visit her brothers grave which is in this War Cemetery . It is very well kept , sympathetically designed both architecturally & layout and absolutely spotless . The staff there were very respectful and helpful, particularly when my Nan...More

2  Thank Mooresz
Reviewed 16 August 2014

A very moving place, well worth visit plus it is the location of the last soldier to win the Victoria Cross in World War II.

6  Thank DaveJHarris74
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