Monday, May 27, 2013

Tribute to Veterans on Memorial Day 2013

A popular forward from around the web sums up our thoughts on this Memorial Day: Photo credits are unknown.
Our European arrogance
in alphabetical order

1. The American Cemetery at Aisne-Marne, France... A total of 2289
2. The American Cemetery at Ardennes, Belgium... A total of 5329

3. The American Cemetery at Brittany, France... A total of 4410 

4. Brookwood, England - American Cemetery... A total of 468

5. Cambridge, England... A total of 3812 



6. Epinal, France - American Cemetery... A total of5525 

7. Flanders Field, Belgium... A total of 368

8. Florence, Italy... A total of 4402 
10. Lorraine , France... A total of 10,489 


11. Luxembourg, Luxembourg... A total of 5076 

12. Meuse-Argonne... A total of 14246

13. Netherlands, Netherlands... A total of 8301

14. Normandy, France... A total of 9387
15. Oise-Aisne, France... A total of 6012 


16. Rhone, France... A total of 861


17. Sicily, Italy... A total of 7861




18. Somme, France... A total of 1844 
19. St. Mihiel, France... A total of 4153 

20. Suresnes, France... A total of 1541

Apologize to no one. 
Remind those of our sacrifice and don't
 
confuse arrogance with leadership.
The count is
 104,366
dead, brave Americans.



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