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British Cemetery, Ocracoke

Categories: Cemeteries, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
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  • This small memorial attests to the courage and support of our British allies during World War II. The four graves of British seamen killed by a German submarine just off of the North Carolina coast. T...  read more »
  • Definitely a must place to visit for even day trippers. Honors sailors killed by German U-boat plus local residents' grave sites. 
  • We had a few minutes to kill before the ferry left. We found our way to the British cemetery and it was most interesting and some historical significance because the British sailors buried there were ...  read more »
  • Excellent historical landmark.
  • Neat history but there isn't much parking there.
  • Interesting and somewhat sad to know all those men are forever lost at sea. Nice piece of history to show your children and teach them the sacrifice these men made.
  • Really interesting history
  • Tribute to the British who died there
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