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Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery

Rue du Memorial Americain, Henri-Chapelle 4852, Belgium
+32 87 68 71 73
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Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery lies 2 miles northwest of the village Henri-Chapelle, which is 4½ miles northwest of the Welkenraedt exit (7 miles from the German border) on the Aachen-Antwerp autoroute. Welkenraedt
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“buried here” (5 reviews)
“resting place” (4 reviews)
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Rue du Memorial Americain, Henri-Chapelle 4852, Belgium
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+32 87 68 71 73
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"american cemetery"
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"buried here"
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"resting place"
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"great uncle"
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"greatest generation"
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"take home"
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"fallen heroes"
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"white crosses"
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"across the street"
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"parking lot"
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"memorial"
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Over the years my wife and I have visited many of he cemeteries and monuments commemorating the fallen in the two World Wars, from Normandy through Picardy and Flanders to Belgium; Commonwealth, American, and German. As New Zealanders on this trip we visited those associated...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

On my last visit to Europe I went to Belgium for the first time. On my way to the hotel I came across the Henri-Chapelle American War Cemetery and Memorial. I didn't expect to find this but when I did it took my breath away....More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

It was raining but our visit to the cemetary was very good. I visited the grave of a relative I never met. I had called ahead and the staff was very kind and helpful. I bought a bouquet at the flower shop Flor Anne in...More

2  Thank kacytjobb
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

The Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery is a breathtaking sight. The history alone is fascinating and touching but the site itself is beautiful and a must see if you are in the area. The staff is very knowledgeable and extremely helpful. The site holds fallen Americans of...More

2  Thank Gloria H
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

This was another American cemetery which was all you would expect. Done so very well and a perfect tribute to the men who rest there. We visited it as part of a battlefield tour and could have spent 10 x the time we had there.

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

All Americans can by proud of this final resting place for The Greatest Generation. We visited early morning just in time join a small group enjoying an orientation tour from the Superintendent himself. You could tell this was a passion for the man, not just...More

1  Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We visited to pay our respects at the cemetery. Two members of our community back in New York City are buried here. The cemetery is maintained beautifully and we were blessed with a personal escort.

Thank Marciahi
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

We arrived at the cemetery about an hour before closing, just in time to hear the soothing music chiming through and the flags being lowered for the night. We met the Superintendent who was very friendly and full of facts. A bronze statue of the...More

1  Thank KateWending
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Several times I have biked from Maastricht to Margraten and the American cemetery then onward to Henri Chapelle. I would say if ya are a tourist from here in the US both places are well worth a visit. The folks that work in the office...More

Thank Bobke1961
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Not my first visit and not my last. It never fails to amaze me how beautiful and tranquil these cemeteries are. I could spend hours looking round and paying my respects to those that lie within the grounds.

Thank Peter T
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brianmswain
29 July 2017|
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Response from Bobke1961 | Reviewed this property |
Wow hope I am not too late in my response, I am a Yank who spends a little time in that area every year. Your plan looks good I like to ride my bicycle so I spend a day biking from Maastricht to the Margraten Cemetery then... More
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trentonflash
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Response from CHSG_1326 | Reviewed this property |
Welkenraedt is the closest train station with taxi service, but I don't know how far that is. You might call the cemetary 011-32-87-68-71-73 or email them Henri-Chapelle@abmc.gov. They speak English. We had a car and stayed... More
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