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A peaceful and moving place

The first thing we do when we arrive in Labuan is pay our respects at the War Memorial. This visit... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Gold Coast
For the Glorious Dead

We stand eternally in debt to the brave few who made us what we are. Homage to the Glorious... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Singapore, Singapore
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Jalan Tanjung Batu, Labuan Town, Labuan Island, Malaysia
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

The first thing we do when we arrive in Labuan is pay our respects at the War Memorial. This visit was no different. The grounds are kept in beautiful condition a tribute to the keepers of the memorial.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We stand eternally in debt to the brave few who made us what we are. Homage to the Glorious Dead Manicured lawns with neat gravestones and the name of the brave along with there young ages inscribed on metal plates....a wonderful site to show our...More

Thank 4aru
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is open space area and peaceful.green and proper without restriction to genders.Most visitors give their tributes. No particular time visit preferences.

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This memorial was very much worth a visit. The graves are tremendously well kept and its sobering and sad to see so many unknown graves, and graves of men under 25. There is a memorial for Indian soldiers and a small pavilion with information about...More

Thank travelkat84
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We have mixed feelings visiting this WWII Memorial. First, we felt sorry for the departed; second, a sense of pride for their selfless sacrifices; then, a sense of serenity & calmness knowing that they are finally laid to rest peacefully in this beautiful memorial park....More

Thank RachelleFung
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Horrific that this history exists, respect to those who passed who have been laid to rest in a really lovely setting.

Thank CinBT03
Reviewed 10 March 2018

When I travel I always make a point of visiting these places and pay my respects. So important to honor those who gave their life. Very moving.

Thank Dion L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

a very nice kept memorial park, very meaningful to the locals, to remember those who sacrifices in the war, lest we forgot.

Thank ksukian
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We found the grave and headstone of my husbands grand uncle who was killed after the surrender. He was a prisoner of war of the Japanese. The Cemetery wasn't kept as immaculate as the ones in Europe, but well kept by the locals.

1  Thank njoynlyf
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The World War II Memorial is definitely a must visit place when you step your foot in Labuan Island. It is a historical place and certainly a place to appreciate the scarifications that are done by all soldiers that were involved in the massive war....More

2  Thank zamir292017
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Go to the website n you can see the " plate/ sign " with the name/ incription. Sorry, i tried to copy and paste .....cannot. tq.