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Rhone American Cemetery and Memorial

553 boulevard John Kennedy, 83300 Draguignan, France
+33 4 94 68 03 62
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A must visit - so amazing ~

We have visited a number of the American cemeteries overseas - I loved how this one had an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tammy D
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Houston, Texas
This is a must visit place.

As are all places where fallen soldiers are remembered this is beautifully maintained and staffed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David R
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553 boulevard John Kennedy, 83300 Draguignan, France
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+33 4 94 68 03 62
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited a number of the American cemeteries overseas - I loved how this one had an interactive book for kids and adults to take out and find certain things in the cemetery, complete with stories on the soldiers buried there - the average...More

Thank Tammy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

As are all places where fallen soldiers are remembered this is beautifully maintained and staffed by English speaking staff. Frequent tours are conducted for visiting groups with explanations of how some of those interred here fell in battle. Not huge in comparison to some memorial...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This cemetery is quite small but extremely moving. We visited on Mother's Day and a tour group had left single long stemmed roses on several graves. This is a stop that is worth your time and is a very well maintained site.

Thank Aqua456
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Most impressive reminder of those who gave so much for our freedom, but also helps to understand the tactics and geography of regaining lost territory for re-establishing the Frnch nation.

Thank rodneyjoyce
Reviewed 14 April 2017

One of the smaller cemeteries, but well worth the stop. Allison running the cemetery is very enthusiastic about her charge, and they make a real effort to make visitors and surviving family members feel welcome.

Thank catatonia_10
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Peaceful, quiet and distinguished. Paid our respects to these brave soldiers. Cemetery is beautifully maintained and a lovely non-denominational chapel on the grounds.

Thank anne11212016
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I have heard a lot of D-day and the invasion of Normandie. But I have never heard of Operation Dragoon before standing in the quite american cementry on a French boulevard in Draguignan. Here stands the headstones of 860 soldiers from the Second World War....More

2  Thank Kirsten E
Reviewed 26 June 2016

It's moving to see the absolute respect paid to those who lie here there's an interesting bronze map showing the army's progress over the Alps.

Thank LaoiseBee
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This immaculately maintained cemetery is a quiet tribute to those allied troups who sacrificed their lives at the end of WWII.

Thank zushkart
Reviewed 15 December 2015

First time we visited the Cemetery we were on our way to the local tax office and had time on our hands. The Cemetery is just a must see if yo are in this area. On our first visit we got talking to the Superintendent...More

1  Thank Geoffrey R
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