Walls of the Missing - Margraten, NL
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N 50° 49.060 E 005° 48.238
31U E 697507 N 5633297
Quick Description: On the American War Cemetery in Margraten you will find the Walls of the Missing. The Walls state the 1722 missing American soldiers.
Location: Limburg, Netherlands
Date Posted: 2/7/2022 1:01:44 PM
Waymark Code: WM15Q2B
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TitusLlewelyn
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Long Description:
"On the walls on either side of the Place of Honor, the Walls of the Missing, are the names of 1722 American war missing. The names of missing persons whose remains were later found and identified are provided with a rosette."

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The text on the Walls above the names reads:

HERE ARE RECORDED THE NAMES OF AMERICANS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY AND WHO SLEEP IN UNKNOWN GRAVES

About the Cemetery:
"American Cemetery and Memorial, is an American military cemetery and memorial in memory of the deceased soldiers of the United States of America at the time of the battle in South Limburg, the Ardennes Offensive and in the Ruhr area , during World War II"
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