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Naval Memorial

| Hoe Park, Plymouth PL12, England
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This Naval memorial sits om the Hoe and is overlooking Plymouth sound. The memorial commemorates... read more

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JohnPiket
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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We visit many war memorials, and this is just one of them. It is always good to remember those who... read more

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The Plymouth Naval Memorial commemorates 7,251 sailors of the First World War and 15,933 of the Second World War. The Memorial is situated centrally on The Hoe which looks directly towards Plymouth Sound. It is accessible at all times. Copies of the Memorial Register are kept at the Tourist Information Office at Island House, 9 The Barbican, Plymouth, PL1 2LS, and also in the Naval Historical Section at Plymouth Library.
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| Hoe Park, Plymouth PL12, England
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Reviewed yesterday

This Naval memorial sits om the Hoe and is overlooking Plymouth sound. The memorial commemorates more than 7,200 naval personnel of the First World War and nearly 16,000 of the Second World War who were lost or buried at sea. More than 45,000 men and...More

Thank JohnPiket
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit many war memorials, and this is just one of them. It is always good to remember those who gave their lives that we may be free. Lest we forget

Thank philkay2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Put review under Plymouth hoe attraction, so will not repeat myself, other than to say this memorial is a must visit if you have a few days visit to Plymouth.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Attended the Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service and it was very moving - Nick McKinnel, the Bishop of Plymouth, gave a short address and led the service, assisted by one the the Royal Navy chaplains from the Naval Base. I got there early, which meant...More

Thank Eric_the_Bish
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Visited the poppy wave at the Naval Memorial a couple of days before it was removed. We got there just before sunset on a cold but clear evening. The poppies really stood out both in the light and dark. It was great that we were...More

Thank Shackpilot
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Humble. Reflective. Respectful. These were the feelings when I visited this memorial. I felt rewarded that I took time to read just a few hundred of the 20,000+ names of those lost at sea, recorded here.

Thank Graham J
Reviewed 21 November 2017

This year was chosen to display the "cloud " of Memorial ceramic Poppies , I think ex Tower of London , but may be wrong on that Catch it if you can , with a porta cabin supporting it with information this year.

Thank alanw258
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The Memorial on the Hoe is a very special and unique place. The Poppy Roadshow was visiting when we were there and this certainly enhanced the experience.

Thank David S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

A must do for anyone visiting the area To see so many names in so many campaigns was emotional The poppies made it even more poignant

Thank DebbyB23
Reviewed 19 November 2017

we went to see the poppy wave, what a wonderful display.we saw it on Memorial Sunday and also lit up one evening stunning.

Thank 496annie
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Michael F
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Response from Dunidoit | Reviewed this property |
I certainly made no comment about 'sitting around' and am well aware of its significance, thank you.
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