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Bastogne Historical Centre & American Memorial
The American Mardasson Memorial & Bastogne Historical Centre are some of the great landmarks regarding the history of "The battle of the Bulge" - also know as the battle in the Ardennes, which took place in December 1944 and January 1945. This is one of the most well-known battles from World War II. The memorial and museum is located on a hill just outside Bastogne.
 
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The unique architecture of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne.

The unique architecture of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne.
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From the top of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne you have a good overview of the battlegrounds of the World War II battle near Bastogne.

From the top of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne you have a good overview of the battlegrounds of the World War II battle near Bastogne.
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A section of the central part of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne.

A section of the central part of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne.
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Some of the many inscriptions at the American Mardasson Memorial next to the Bastogne Historical Centre.

Some of the many inscriptions at the American Mardasson Memorial next to the Bastogne Historical Centre. 
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From the top of the American Mardasson memorial in Bastogne you have a good overview of the battlegrounds of the World War II battle near Bastogne.

From the top of the American Mardasson Memorial in Bastogne you have a good overview of the battlegrounds of the World War II battle near Bastogne.
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An American M10 tank destroyer outside the Bastogne Historical Centre.

An American M10 Tank Destroyer outside the Bastogne Historical Centre. The M10 is based on the chassis of the M4 Sherman tank.
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