Battle of Cambrai 1917
Flesquieres british hill cemetery
"Maison forestière" Wilfred Owen - Ors
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Orival Wood cemetery - Flesquières

Remembrance

To know and pay tribute to previous generations who died during conflicts

Wilfred Owen

Wilfred Owen

Let us tell you about this famous poet: his life, his regiment, the place where he spent his last night and wrote the last letter to his mother, and his death.

Battle of Cambrai. 4th Battalion Gordons (51st Div

Battles

Let us tell you about the main battles which took place in Cambrai area during the First World War...

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Cambrai 1917

In November 2017, the centenial of the Battle of Cambrai will be commemorated.

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Memorials

They died for their countries. Those memorials pay tribute to their sacrifice.

Cemeterie

WW1 Cemeteries

French, German, Commonwealth military and non-military cemeteries are bearing the names of those who died during the First World War

Sign at Haucourt

WW1 Remembrance trails

To carry out our duty of remembrance, a century after this terrible conflict, three circuits have been finalized and are proposed to the visitors.

Office de Tourisme du Cambrésis
48,rue de Noyon
59400 CAMBRAI
Tél: +3 3( 0) 32 77 83 61 5
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Whether they follow the Escaut, drive along country roads, discover the picturesque alleys of the old Cambrai, fortified farms, museums, learn about Matisse and Blériot, lace ang giants, tourists will understand why the inhabitants of this part of France are so happy to welcome them feel like coming back.

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