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      Sixty-Eight Thousand Nineteen

      68,019 American Heroes
      are buried or missing in France.

      Below is a listing by cemetery showing the
      number buried and the number that were
      declared Missing in Action in the vicinity
      of the cemetery.

      Normandy Cemetery, France WWII
      9,387 American Heroes Buried
      1,557 Missing

      Aisne-Marne Cemetery, France WWI
      2,290 American Heroes Buried
      1,060 Missing

      Somme Cemetery, France WWI
      1,844 American Heroes Buried
      333 Missing

      Brittany Cemetery, France WWII
      4,410 American Heroes Buried
      498 Missing

      Oise-Aisne Cemetery, France WWI
      6,012 American Heroes Buried
      241 Missing

      Epinal Cemetery, France WWII
      5,255 American Heroes Buried
      424 Missing

      Rhone Cemetery, France WWII
      861 American Heroes Buried
      294 Missing

      Lorraine Cemetery, France WWII
      10,489 American Heroes Buried
      444 Missing

      Meuse-Argonne Cemetery, France WWI
      15,200 American Heroes Buried
      444 Missing

      St. Mihiel Cemetery, France WWI
      4,153 American Heroes Buried
      284 Missing

      Suresnes Cemetery, France WWI
      1,541 American Heroes Buried
      974 Missing
      24 Buried

      Thousands more of our heroes
      are buried or honored in the United States.

      (from an email)

      Today it was reported that severe earthquakes have
      occurred in 10 different locations in France.
      The cause was the 56,681 dead American soldiers buried
      in French soil rolling over in their graves.

      According to the American Battle Monuments Commission
      there are 26,255 Yankee dead from World War I buried
      in 4 cemeteries in France.

      There are 30,426 American dead from World War II buried
      in 6 cemeteries in France.

      These 56,681 brave American heroes died in their youth to
      liberate a country which is guilty of shameful behavior in
      the 21st century. May the United States of America never forget
      their sacrifice as we find ways to deal with the unappreciative,
      forgetful country of France.

      Visit the American Battle Monuments Commission
      web site by clicking here.
      ***American Battle Monuments Commission***