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Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery -  World War I Memorial - Verdun - France - US - European Tourist Guide - euro-t-guide.com

The Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery & Memorial is located approx. 40 km. north west of Verdun - near the village of Romagne-sous-Montfaucon. The cemetery holds 14,246 American war graves from World War I and is the largest American war cemetery in Europe. Most of the soldiers buried here lost their lives during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive of World War I.
 
Romagne-sous-Montfaucon - Verdun

The Memorial at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.

The Memorial at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.
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Some of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.

Some of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.
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Some of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. In the background the memorial.

Some of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. In the background the memorial.
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One of the two entrances to the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. The road passes right thru the cemetery.

One of the two entrances to the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. The road passes right thru the cemetery.
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One of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. The grave belongs to Private Charles J. Klein - killed on the 17th of October 1918.

One of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery. The grave belongs to Private Charles J. Klein - killed on the 17th of October 1918.
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Some of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.

Some of the many American World War I graves at the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.
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