Challenges of War

World War II
1939-1945

The ongoing conflict and numerous losses made transporting bodies from abroad to the United States impractical. Bodies of 8,300 American soldiers were laid to rest in Holland until the conclusion of World War II at which time, the families of those deceased could choose a final resting place.

Letter from the Quartermaster General

1946-10-14 Letter from War Dept - Location of Grave

 

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Grave Marker

For more: Some Gave All

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