La Cambe German war cemetery
Inaugurated in September 1961, the cemetery includes on its 7 hectares, 21,222 graves of German soldiers who died during the Battle of Normandy. The hillock which dominates in its center is the resting place of 296 soldiers of whom 207 are anonymous. The German military tradition is respected in this sober cemetery where the crosses are in dark colors. The graves are represented by stone plaques on the grass.