Monday, June 20, 2005

We started at the American cemetery at Saint-Avold. This cemetery is the largest American cemetery in Europe for WW II. It consists of 10,489 graves.

The wall at the entrance of the American cemetery at Saint-Avold The entrance gate The remembrance chapel The American cemetery at Saint-Avold
10.489 graves The American cemetery The largest American cemetery in Europe The American cemetery
The American cemetery An unknown soldier Ruben Rivers was decorated with a Medal of Honor From this terrace we had a good view on the cemetery
View from the terrace Graves in front of the chapel Wall of the soldiers missing in action with 444 names