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Another Beautiful Resting Place

This cemetery lies just over the road from the Ulster Tower on the road to Thiepval. Beautifully... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
scotishtravelbug
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Just beside the road near thiepval wood. Tour guide from Ulster tower told us more bodies still... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
mamahen1
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Newry, United Kingdom
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There are now 1,268 Commonwealth servicemen of the First World War buried or commemorated in the cemetery. Half of the burials are unidentified, but special memorials commemorate two casualties believed to be buried among them and five buried in...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cemetery lies just over the road from the Ulster Tower on the road to Thiepval. Beautifully maintained and sitting in a lovely secluded location.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Just beside the road near thiepval wood. Tour guide from Ulster tower told us more bodies still being found( 3 I think when the road outside the centenary was being repaired). New graves still being put in. Like mill road a peaceful but sobering place.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

If visiting the Thiepval Memorial, it is worth stopping here to pay respects. Well-maintained as you would expect a CWGC Cemetery to be.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Over 1200 men lay here at piece now, different when they fighting in the battle. It is a peaceful place.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Howlo
Reviewed December 23, 2017

Carefully laid out, utter peace, total beauty of the roses and other flowers that flourish around the standard size gravestones. I found the stone of a relative of a friend which made it more special. This cemetery is immaculate.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Nice cemetery near the Ulster Tower. Well designed and well kept. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Set in the shadow of Thiepval Wood this beautiful cemetery lies facing the German lines of the Schwaben Redoubt. The site of the famous Ulster Division attack on 1 July 1916. The cemetery contains the graves of over 1300 WW1 soldiers many of whom are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Full of history and a solemn visit. If you are visiting the ULSTER Tower it's well worth the short dander.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful layout. Helps to remind you of the sacrifices of the First World War. Try looking at the Commonwealth War Graves Web site for more information.

Date of experience: April 2017
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