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Netherlands American Cemetery and memorial. by American Battle Monuments Commission.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English


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Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL22391381M

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Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial (Dutch: Amerikaanse Begraafplaats Margraten) is a Second World War military war grave cemetery, located in the village of Margraten, 10 km ( mi) east of Maastricht, in the most southern part of the cemetery, the only American one in the Netherlands and dedicated in , contains 8, American war dead and covers acres ( ha).Location: 50°49′N 5°48′E / . Dec 08,  · We recommend booking Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 1 Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial tours on Tripadvisor5/5(). Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Pvt Robert J. Bulger, KIA 20 DEC and his brother 2Lt Martin P. Bulger, Jr., KIA 22 DEC Both died 1 year apart. Both are buried side by side in Netherlands American Cemetery & Memorial, Margraten, the Netherlands/5(12).

Margraten Cemetery. The American War Cemetery and Memorial Netherlands in Margraten, the Netherlands is the only American War Cemetery in the Netherlands. In this cemetery, 8, American soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the freedoms of others during World War Two have been buried. The Netherlands Cemeteries: See reviews and photos of 5 cemeteries in The Netherlands, Europe on Tripadvisor. Book Online. Highest rated places of interest or tour operators on Tripadvisor, promoting those where there is at least one tour or activity available to book on Tripadvisor. We found great results outside The Netherlands. The Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial is one of the finest memorial sights that you will set your eyes upon in the Netherlands. I believe if you have a love for history or appreciation for the men and women that liberated Europe, then you will find this memorial sight as one of the most impressive monuments in Europe.5/5(3). Dec 17,  · This is the only large WW2 cemetery for fallen American soldiers on Dutch soil. The cemetery was taken into use during the war based on a temporary right of use, starting from November , shortly after the town of Margraten was liberated.

Get this from a library! Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial. [American Battle Monuments Commission.]. Find A Grave, database and images ( accessed), memorial page for 2Lt Sterling H Book, Jr (31 May –8 Nov ), Find A Grave Memorial no. , citing Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial, Margraten, Eijsden-Margraten Municipality, Limburg, Netherlands ; Maintained by War Graves (contributor 6). View cemetery & memorial information and plan your trip. the American Battle Monuments Commission Rededicate the Final Resting Place for Five Jewish Soldiers Buried in Manila American Cemetery. 75th Anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge Luminary at Luxembourg American Cemetery honors World War II fallen. On December 13, , the American. Margraten, the Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial. Margraten, the Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial is the only American military cemetery in the Netherlands. The U.S. 30th Infantry Division liberated this site on 13 September Here rest American military dead.