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Tobruk War Cemetery, Tobruk

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#10 of 15 in Historic Sites in Libya
Must see · Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Tobruk War Cemetery commemorates fallen soldiers of World War II and tells their story. During the war, in battles on these grounds, more than 2,200 soldiers were killed and buried here. Tombstones are well cared for and some feature mosaic tilework inscriptions. As you go down the path to the memorial, you can read about the battle and people who lost their lives. This place will help you retrace the past of this sea port. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Tobruk War Cemetery by using our Tobruk journey planning website.
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  • I had the honour of visiting both the Commonwealth Cemetery and the German monument overlooking Tobruk harbour, both beautifully kept places for the fallen of both sides. Many thanks must go to the... 
    I had the honour of visiting both the Commonwealth Cemetery and the German monument overlooking Tobruk harbour, both beautifully kept places for the fallen of both sides. Many thanks must go to the...  more »
  • I lived in Tobruk in the 60's and passed this cemetery every day. It has been kept clean and tidy for years thanks to the British government. Very sad seeing all the graves of the very young brave... 
    I lived in Tobruk in the 60's and passed this cemetery every day. It has been kept clean and tidy for years thanks to the British government. Very sad seeing all the graves of the very young brave...  more »
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  • Official name: Tobruk War Cemetery (1939-1945). In year 1981 very well maintained. Libyan people really took care of it.
  • I was in Tobruk in 1981. The cemetery made a great impression on me. I came on a tour from Tripoli where I was employed by Dromex.

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