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Another moving visit

Its situation beside a busy road on an almost bleak landscape adds to the sense of waste at so many... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Neil C
Visiting a Great Uncle

I had found out online where my Great Uncle was buried having been killed in WWI so decided to... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Chatham, United Kingdom
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21 Sep 2018
“Another moving visit”
16 Sep 2017
“Visiting a Great Uncle”
Rue Roger Salengro, Loos en Gohelle, France
+33 6 51 40 71 94
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Its situation beside a busy road on an almost bleak landscape adds to the sense of waste at so many lost lives. Lots of names are on tablets here, without graves. A different feel from some of the other cemeteries in more secluded spots. As...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I had found out online where my Great Uncle was buried having been killed in WWI so decided to visit and was very glad I did! An extraordinary place: peaceful and beautifully maintained and a lovely place for quiet reflection. RIP Cecil Burt.

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

As with all Commonwealth War Graves that we have visited this cemetery is very well maintained and a peaceful place to be. It si interesting to read all the headstones and see where the troops come from. Sad to see so many graves without a...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Very peaceful like all British Cemeteries, we think there is over 5,000 head stones here. Beautiful maintained

Thank alison a
Reviewed 11 May 2016

This place out homage puts into perspective the scale of destruction at Loos. At the time the biggest Military engagement that Britain had undertaken. Thousands died and were never identified. Fo r some a badge helped identify their regiments but far too many remain unamed....More

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit, absolutely maintained wonderful so proud to be British & so grateful to every one who gave their life's for us ❣ don't forget to fill in the visitors book in the gate on the way out

Thank gillleivers
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Another beautifully maintained and well documented CWGC British Cemetery. This one actually contains my Great Uncle remains. Such an emotional event to find he has a final resting place.

Thank Pete W
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Very easy to find, very easy to park. Beautifully maintained as are all the CWGC cemeteries. Judging by the many tributes it receives plenty of visitors. There is shelter should the weather turn to rain but its location means a car is the best way...More

Thank dianne m
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Response from ocmturnbull | Reviewed this property |
We took the car across the channel and drove. Well worth the visit. My Great Uncle is buried there too.