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Bayeux War Cemetery 60th

CWGC Prepares for D-Day Commemorations

28 March 2014

The 70th anniversary of D-Day will be marked with high-profile events and official commemorations on 5, 6, and 7 June 2014 that will bring together many heads of State and Government. Only holders of invitations will be able to access these sites.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) is working together with the UK Ministry of Defence and the Royal British Legion to support the commemorations that take place in Bayeux War Cemetery and Ranville War Cemetery.

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Areas in close proximity to these sites will be open to the general public and many other sites and museums will be accessible so that you can find out about the history of the D-Day Landings and the Battle of Normandy.