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Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

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Peaceful Cemetery

Right on the edge of Albert on the main road, you pass it as you approach the town. 327 lay to rest... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Howlo
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Discreet place always immaculate

This cemetery is so very typical of the many small sites that are so frequent in the Somme... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
c n
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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The cemetery now contains 410 burials and commemorations of the First World War. 181 of the burials are unidentified, but there are special memorials to three casualties believed to be buried among them.
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3 weeks ago
“Peaceful Cemetery”
Dec 26, 2017
“Discreet place always immaculate”
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D929, Albert, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right on the edge of Albert on the main road, you pass it as you approach the town. 327 lay to rest including 1 x MM.

Thank Howlo
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

This cemetery is so very typical of the many small sites that are so frequent in the Somme battlefield. Everything is in its place, quiet and with different flowers depending on the time of the year. The clear boundaries are marked by the standard CWG...More

Thank c n
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

The Bapaume Post cemetery is located on highway D929 just past the roundabout on the east side of the town (if you're going to be visiting a lot of cemeteries I would strongly recommend downloading the Commonwealth War Graves Commission app - CWGC - as...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This was the first cemetery I visited on the Somme and it was terrible to see the numbers of chaps from the Tyneside battalions here. It's the first cemetery out of Albert on the Bapaume Road and within a few hundred yards the road crosses...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Bapaume Post Military Cemetery is a beautiful little Cemetery on the North East edge of the town of Albert. It sits at the bottom of the main road (Roman Road) between Albert and Papaume. The location is one minute walk from the nearby Ibis Hotel....More

Thank Tom-BFT
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

another great example of a miliatary cemetery maintained with care and respect. Unfortunately one of many seems like every road you take has one or indeed more..never again

Thank DpkMan
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

We visited most of the cemeteries along the Somme and CWGC do a wonderful job keeping the standard so high. The access is easy and well worth taking time out to visit. Sadly such a massive loss of life is what these cemeteries are a...More

Thank Jacquie L
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

as all the cemeteries of the Somme they are superbly kept and a sombre reminder of all the victims of the great war

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Reviewed 4 July 2016

Dramatic, how can we prevent this to happen again? The surroundings of the pays de la Somme are beautiful en typical for this Northern part of France.

Thank Wil H
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

Dignified, immaculately kept, standardised CWGC cemetery. Easy access because it's on the roadside of the D929 Albert to Bapaume road.

Thank dianne m
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