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Another side of Yokohama history

This beautiful cemetery holds the graves of Commonwealth war dead, plus a few Americans who died in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ruthmcc2015
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Yokohama, Japan
Anzac Day - An Emotional Visit

Our school group visiting the cemetery to participate in the Anzac Day Commemorations. While it was... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
DMac_Adelaide
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Adelaide, Australia
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“Another side of Yokohama history”
11 May 2018
“Anzac Day - An Emotional Visit”
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238 Karibacho, Hodogaya-ku, Hodogaya, Yokohama 240-0025, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This beautiful cemetery holds the graves of Commonwealth war dead, plus a few Americans who died in Japan, mainly as prisoners of war. It is well maintained and has signage explaining its history and the various sections of the cemetery. For anyone interested in WWII...More

Thank ruthmcc2015
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Our school group visiting the cemetery to participate in the Anzac Day Commemorations. While it was a little tricky to find, please try and visit if in Japan (especially on Anzac Day). Anzac Day 2018 was a wet, miserable day and there is very limited...More

2  Thank DMac_Adelaide
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Visiting my grandfathers grave in Yokohama. For me it was worth the visit.💜 We hired a car and it took us an hr to drive there from Tokyo on the express road.

Thank Jacqueline W
Reviewed 14 November 2016

My Dad's brother was captured by the Japanese in WW2 and unfortunately died there. My Dad now also long gone although surviving a prisoner of war camp in Germany in WW2. He would be delighted to think that I found his brother's grave after all...More

3  Thank garypoleykett
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Well I for one had no Idea this cemetery was here. Dark secret of the Japanese Military is buried here. The P.O.W's of England, New Zealand, Australia and so on were brought to Japan as prisoners. Most were forced to work in mines and or...More

4  Thank Odakyumatt
Reviewed 1 October 2008

Queen Elizabeth, Princes Diana, Thatcher visited this cemetery. Children Playground (beautiful cherry blossoms and indoor swimming pool are nice ), Botanical garden, Greenery center are close to British Commonwealth cemetery. There is free parking lot.

3  Thank Yoshico
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