German War Cemetery, Orglandes

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In Normandy, you may want to visit and appreciate the historical significance of a German War Cemetery. There are several in the area to see, making the activity quite easy to plan. One of the more famous military graves is La Cambe, located close to Bayeux, which presently contains more than 21,000 German military personnel of World War II. Adjacent to this cemetery is a peace garden with 1,200 maple trees.

Another popular site to visit is Orglandes War Cemetery, located on the northern edge of the village of Orglandes. These burials come from summer 1944, immediately following D-Day and the Battle of Normandy.

Other graves in Normandy include Andilly, St-Desir-de-Lisieux, Marigny, Champigny-Saint-André, and Huisnes-sur-Mer. Put German War Cemetery into our Orglandes online itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Orglandes.
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  • Nice but sober landscaped cemetery. If you do the American and British cemeteries to find I personally also important of the German cemeteries. What is especially striking is that there is not 1, not 2 but cross your per 6 people! That makes you so much for a moment. Well kept cemetery
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  • This cemetry, where over 20.000 german soldiers are burried, is a must see when visiting the region. Such a contrast with the bright white crosses of the allied forces, such serenity...  more »
  • I went to the cemeteries during my visit in the region on the indications of an acquaintance. I enjoyed this place of quiet serenity loan. The Park is very well kept and the place to close information is full of very interesting information. Easy parking nearby for cars and motorcycles. Although skeptical at the beginning, I recommend this tour, much more soothing than the all too common American cemeteries.
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