||BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY, Calvados, France
|XII. F. 12.
||The town of Bayeux, in Normandy, lies 24
kilometres north-west of Caen. Bayeux War Cemetery is situated in the
south-western outskirts of the town on the by-pass, which is named Rue
de Sir Fabian Ware. On the opposite side of the road stands the Bayeux
||Bayeux was the first French town of
importance to be liberated from the Germans in June 1944. The are now
over 4,100, 1939-45 Commonwealth war casualties commemorated in this
site. Of these, 338 are unidentified casualties. Also commemorated here
are 7 non-world war and more than 500 Foreign National war casualties.