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British War Cemetery

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Description

Near to Pegasus Bridge: 2,562 graves.

After Bayeux, it is the second largest British War Cemetery, in terms of the number of graves.

Ranville was the first village to be liberated after the capture of the bridge over the Orne canal on 6th June.

There are also 47 soldiers buried in the church graveyard, including Den Brotheridge, the first British soldier to be killed in Normandy.

Site en extérieur, en libre accès

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Pets allowed : no

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From Friday, January 1, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021

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