Aisne-Marne Memorial & Cemetery, Belleau

Aisne-Marne Memorial & Cemetery contains the graves of 2,289 World War I heroes who fought in the vicinity and in the Marne Valley in the summer of 1918. The memorial chapel is decorated with sculpture and stained glass details of wartime personnel, equipment, and insignia. Inscribed on its interior wall are 1,060 names of the missing. Rosettes mark the names of those since recovered and identified. During World War II the chapel was damaged slightly by an enemy shell. Use our Belleau day trip app to arrange your visit to Aisne-Marne Memorial & Cemetery and other attractions in Belleau.
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  • My husband and I were visiting the area as part of a work trip and to tour various WW1 battlefields. It was a cold and windy day, but we still enjoyed walking the grounds. Just down the street is a Ge...  more »
  • Visited the cemetery to locate my great uncle's grave. My father was named after his deceased uncle being the eldest son of the deceased uncle's brother My father had a very unusual first name "Add". ...  more »
  • An absolutely beautiful cemetery. The grounds are maintained year round to perfection. Each grave Stine is perfectly aligned in all directions. The monuments are just incredible. A truly deserving olace for all of our fallen heroes to rest. Such a humbling and touching experience that I highly recommend.
  • Very spiritual. Every hour the chapel bells ring out the WWI tune: "When Johnny comes marching home again...." Not a dry eye in the house. Simper Fi by brothers.
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