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Commonwealth War Cemetery, Kandy
(4.5/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Clean and well-manicured at 910 m (2,985 ft) above sea level, Commonwealth War Cemetery contains the graves of soldiers and auxiliary staff who died during World War II. The cemetery provides a final resting place for over 300 persons, including British, East African, Sri Lankan, Indian, Canadian, Italian, and French soldiers. Make Commonwealth War Cemetery part of your personalized Kandy itinerary using our Kandy itinerary builder.
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  • The place of burial of the remains of foreign soldiers killed in various parts of Ceylon during the war 1914-1918, and 1939-45, very well-cared. cemetery and quiet, look after employees of the Botanical Garden.
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  • A well maintained cemetery, worth a detour to see. graves for many nationalities as well as British. 
  • Very very well maintained (with support form the Commonwealth Graves Commission ?) It provides a green and pleasant place for those who have their final rest there as well as the visitors. A peek in t...  more »