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Spangdahlem HS JROTC students visit WWI battle sites

Spangdahlem AB
Spangdahlem, Germany | November 6, 2018

JROTC cadets at Spangdahlem High School went on an overnight field trip to Verdun, France this past weekend to visit the World War 1 battle memorial sites of Belleau Wood near the Marne River and Fort Vaux.  Students also saw the Douamont Ossuary, a memorial containing the skeletal remains of soldiers who died on the battlefield during the Battle of Verdun (June 1-8, 1916)  This year will mark the centennial of the signing of the Armistice on November 11, 1918.

 


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