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They came thousands of miles to die in a muddy field

These men came in boats from across the North Atlantic to fight and many of them died on their... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Glenn H
Oxford, United Kingdom
Nice quick visit

A simple, very well maintained monument and a peaceful place to walk around and remember (and try... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

These men came in boats from across the North Atlantic to fight and many of them died on their first day! To say that this is a fitting monument is absurd however it is beautifully kept and is therefore respectful

Thank Glenn H
Reviewed 18 July 2018

A simple, very well maintained monument and a peaceful place to walk around and remember (and try to imagine) the devastation that occurred here. The Canada Gate, which I believe is a recent addition, was also quite interesting, with an identical arch in Halifax, Nova...More

Thank Wilsoka
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Not much to see, no grave stones no trenches, the scars of war long gone. In a strange way its perfect. You stand there and remember the horrors and think was it really here?

Thank woodysabart
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Emotional memorial with so much history. So many lost lives so very Sad but a very beautiful place to remember them all.

Thank 432jo
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Another simple memorial, a stone block like the others, to remember those who fought and died here during WWI.

Thank Daleb0422
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Its a very tranquil and peaceful place, a simple tribute to the brave soldiers from Canada who gave their lives. The Canada gate just outside the main memorial along with the footprints in the wood planks, speaks such volumes. There is also a nearby memorial...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 15 April 2018

what site isn't moving, it did bring home to me how many Canadian service men died in the war, something we all forget, all commonwealth countries sent there men to help fight

Thank Del C
Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is a tri b ute to Canadian soldiers who fought the battle of Passchendaele. This was the third battle of Iepere. You seem this area and know it was leveled during the war. The community rallied after the war and rebuilt everything. You look...More

Thank 1991KEB
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The Canadian Memorial is for all the Canadians that gave their lives for us. Located on a junction with houses on the opposite side. During the Great War 10,00’s of Canadians lost their lives in a chemical attack one of the first of its kind....More

Thank TopTravelerUK
Reviewed 31 December 2017

A must see for anyone interested in Canadian War history. The location of one of the most historic battles in Canadian Military history. Beautiful and moving.

Thank Glenn B
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