Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery & Memorial, Groesbeek

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  • August 4, 2017
    Riding on Zevenheuvelenweg, we saw the signs. We knew honestly not that this here was obviously stopped, and a tour of the graves there is a quiet respectful atmosphere and if you see the ages, then rest your nothing but with wet eyes to whisper; Thanks guys
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  • July 26, 2017
    By chance I found this place of remembrance. Was on the road from Mook home (Bochum) still had some time and wanted to use the roads to get to Germany. Then much to me on this site and I stopped by to see what's happening here. The first entry is already moving and we very restrained but impressive show us how much people from overseas wanted to stand by the oppressed and paid with their lives. All visitors that I saw were very moved. Here is one at present that every Menschenverächter early is to be taken against, so such horrors do not happen...
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  • July 21, 2017
    My fist day of touring WW2 sites and I stopped at the liberation museum and this cemetery. I was immediately struck by how immaculate and peaceful the location is. The cemeteries of Europe are such mo...  more »
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  • October 11, 2016
    It is a lasting piece of the recent history. It is well kept and on a beautiful spot on higher ground. I am born a few decades after the war. But seeing all these graves makes you remember that millions paid the ultimate price for today 's peace.
  • November 7, 2016
    As a visiting Canadian Hockey Team playing games in the Netherlands, Germany and Czech Republic over 2 weeks, we made a point of stopping at Groesbeek. The young men on the team were 16-18 years old, and were taken aback by the number of 19, 18, and even 17 year old Canadians they found buried in this very peaceful spot. Each player left a Canada flag with the Soldier of their choosing, and a poppy wreath was left by the team as well. Our young men learned a lot from their time in the Netherlands, and why the Dutch people love Canadians so much......
  • September 5, 2016
    Remember in peace Beautiful and peaceful place, where You can walk and read stones of thousands of soldiers that gave them life's for better world.
  • August 11, 2016
    Not been yet but just added photo for the location of the grave for Hugh Christie should we be able to pay our respects. XVII G 13
  • June 4, 2012
    Well kept and peacefull. We were very proud and happy that we could pay our respects there.

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