Manila, American Cemetery & Memorial
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Visit the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, here lies the final resting place of the 17,206 fallen soldiers.
There are over 17,000 graves and considered to be the largest number of graves of any cemetery for U.S personnel perished during World War II. Touching tribute to the WWII fallen.
The cemetery, 152 acres (62 ha) or 615,000 square metres in area, is located on a prominent plateau, visible at a distance from the east, south and west. With a total of 17,206 graves, it has the largest number of graves of any cemetery for U.S. personnel killed during World War II and holds war…