war memorial

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war memorial

n
(Architecture) a monument, usually an obelisk or cross, to those who die in a war, esp those from a particular locality
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war memorial

nmonumento ai caduti
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"The President and First Lady's trip to Ainse-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial has been canceled due to scheduling and logistical difficulties caused by the weather," according to a White House statement.
Trump had been scheduled to lay a wreath and observe a moment of silence at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial, located adjacent to Belleau Wood 60 miles northeast of Paris.
But the White House announced that Trump, 72, and wife Melania, 48, would not fly to the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery and Memorial in Belleau by helicopter.
Accompanied by US Ambassador Sung Kim, she paid her respects to Filipino and American soldiers killed during World War II and interred at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.
From an American perspective, however, the iconic, must-see attractions are Utah and Omaha beaches (the two areas where Americans came ashore), the Utah Beach Landing Museum, the Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial, and Pointe du Hoc.
Flanders Field American Cemetery and Memorial near Waregem, Belgium is the resting place for 368 military dead who sacrificed their mortal souls to liberate Belgium in World War I.

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