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We arrived in Ypres fairly late on a Friday so wanted to do a little around Ypres Town where we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Dave H
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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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This small Cemetery is near the Lille Gate end of the almost 2.5 klm Ramparts Walk. It's very well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nanette132
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Brisbane, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 March 2012

I was in Belgium on business but managed to call in to see some of the war grave sites as I am particularly interested in the first world war. This is a beautifully manicured cemetery set on the river bank. It is very small and...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2012

A small cemetery built on the wall around Ypres with graves of men from different regiments and countries, continuing along the wall takes you to the Menin Gate Memorial

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We arrived in Ypres fairly late on a Friday so wanted to do a little around Ypres Town where we were staying. We had read the Ramparts Walk was a pleasant stroll and that it was. Around the edge of the Town following the wide...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This small Cemetery is near the Lille Gate end of the almost 2.5 klm Ramparts Walk. It's very well looked after and we were interested in the Australian and Canadian and NewZealand war Graves and went to pay respect to the brave young soldiers who...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ramparts (Lille Gate) Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery Ypres Belgium is a burial ground for those fallen in WW1 on the Western Front beginning with some fallen French soldiers in 1914.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideally situated on the ramparts overlooking the lake a beautiful resting place, tranquil and silent. The register and visitors book all interesting, located in the wall by the gate.

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Reviewed 6 October 2018

I found this cemetery whilst walking around ramparts of Ypres. A small cemetery but still a moving experience.

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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This is where so many good men died and the war graves commission do a wonderful job of looking after the fallen . May they all rest in peace knowing they got the job done. A lovely place and peaceful and lovely

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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We had picked up a leaflet from where we were staying for the rampart walk and found this spot. We found these Maori graves ,then two days later there were Maoris doing the Haka at the Menin Gate ceremony ,very poignant.

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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

The resting place of soldiers, a number of them are british soldiers. Those without a name had 'known unto God' inscribed on their tombstone. I found that comforting and so true! A beautiful setting overlooking a stream.

Thank angela g
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely resting place for some of the fallen allied soldiers of the First World War in a prominent but secluded spot

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit as part of the rampart walk. Another reminder of the sad past of this resilient and positive town

Thank Paddy T
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