Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery

Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery stands as a poignant testament to the sacrifices made during World War II. Located near the village of Fontenay-le-Pesnel in Normandy, France, this cemetery is a solemn resting place for over 900 Commonwealth soldiers who gave their lives in the service of their countries. Managed with care by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, the cemetery’s immaculately maintained grounds and rows of white headstones offer a place of quiet reflection and remembrance. Surrounded by the serene Normandy countryside, the cemetery serves as a poignant reminder of the human cost of conflict and the enduring importance of honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom and peace.

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