El Alamein

El Alamein is a small town on the north coast of , on the railway line about sixty miles west of ; it is famous as the site of major battles between British and German forces during the Second World War.

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Memorial
The is a Commonwealth War Graves Commission war memorial in the El Alamein War Cemetery, El Alamein, . Photo: RolandUnger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Cemetery
Photo: Ian Rose, CC BY 2.5.

El Alamein

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