A pre-arranged meeting with ABMC Staff and Dutch Foundation for the Adoption of American Graves at Margraten went flawless. The staff was extremely helpful, knowledgeable and kind. A most important place with a most important mission, extremely well executed. Proud and glad to have visited and I will do what I can assist with the mission of the Dutch Foundation.
The cemetery is very well put together. The entrance monument is particularly moving and my favorite of the four American Cemeteries in Europe that I have visited. The employees for the Battlefield and Monuments Commission were top-notch and very informative. They also offer tours for free if you schedule in advance. The facilities were clean and the parking and roads... 更多
Looking for tours from Kinderdijk to Margraten during a Rhine River Cruise Dec 7th 2017 If some info can be mailed please I would appreciate it. Thank you
This incredible memorial is a testament to the lasting appreciation of the Dutch people for the role that Americans played in their liberation during WWII. Every hero interred here or with a name on the Walls of Honor have been adopted by local Dutch families who come out periodically throughout the year and honor them with flowers & tributes so... 更多
This is a place that everybody should see once in a lifetime. The rows and rows - over 8500 - of crosses are impressive and humbling. Go there, be still and aware !!
The Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial is a moving place where thousands of American military heroes from WW2 are burried. Visit this place in order not to forget and to realize that without these heroes Europe would be a complete different place than it has been since the end of WW2.
We are always moved by the memory of how so many young people died to bring peace. 1800 US soldiers are buried here. Every American should come to these sacred places.
This cemetary is beautifully kept and massive in size. It's overwhelming to think how many young lives were lost but we need to remember and give thanks for their and their families sacrifice. There is a wall describing varies battles and companies with clear maps. Another two massive walls list all the names of fallen soldiers whose bodies were never... 更多