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...
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.
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...
A beautiful monument/cemetery. I could not believe how well upkept it was. It left a deep impression on my boyfriend and I. As an American, I greatly appreciate this remembrance site. It is a must see.
We visited this attraction on the recommendation of one of our hotel staff and we are glad we made the effort to go.
The entry statement is quite eye catching with beautifully manicured lawns and gardens to compliment the entry proper. Once you enter the grounds you can feel a certain amount of aura about the place. The memorial and...
It was deeply moving to walk through the grounds of this World War II cemetery. The only American war cemetery in The Netherlands, it is immaculately maintained and is a fitting tribute to these men who gave their lives for a greater cause.