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American Service Members Plaque

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This plaque is located immediately inside the cathedral's Memorial Cloister on the left hand side. It is directly across the hallway from a similar plaque dedicated to the civilian casualties of World War II. Plaque This light marble plaque features a bilingual English and French inscription in red lettering that is dedicated to all members of the United States military who were killed during World War II.

Monument Text:


In Memory

Of the 138,000 Members Of
America's Armed Forces Who
Gave Their Lives In Evrope 
Dvring World War II

A La Memoire Des 138000 Morts Des
Forces Armees Des Etats Vnis 
Pendant La Seconds Gverre Mondiale
En Evrope"



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