Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe, La Cambe

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Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe is a military war grave and battlefield cemetery for more than 21,000 German military personnel from World War II. Most of the buried were casualties of the Allied landings and ensuing combat of 1944. You can view a permanent exhibition about the German War Graves Commission and access the database to locate the graves of German military officials. An adjoining peace garden is planted with 1,200 maple trees. Before you head to La Cambe, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly La Cambe day trip planner, to make sure you see all that La Cambe has to offer, including Cimetiere Militaire Allemand de La Cambe.
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  • If you are reading this I’m guessing you have been to the American cemetery in Normandy and been blown away by the scale and well the “AMERICA” thing... well this is different, it feels different it.....  more »
  • This is a much different cemetery than I have seen in any other location. I would point out that this is not a typical open, bright or broad western style cemetery. Rather this clearly has stark...  more »
  • A ln amazing peaceful place, many young people lie here peaceful under the trees and stars. Worth the visit, bit off the beaten track but highly recommended. Toilets are working, the information centre is getting a rebuild by the looks of it.
  • Peaceful German World War II cemetery. Nicely maintained and highly symobistic. Many of the soldiers resting here till this day are unknown.

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