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David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
NEHGS Online Genealogist

Question: I heard you lecture on World War I and you mentioned a database for burials overseas?  I do not think I will get over there now that I am 85, and wanted to take advantage of the photo request you mentioned they offer.


Answer: The American Battlefield Monuments Commission will gladly photograph the gravestone of your loved one.  They will also matte it with the photograph of the cemetery and mail it, the entire cost is free.  You can make your request by first downloading and printing the form online at:


Posted by David Lambert at 06/02/2012 11:45:01 PM | 

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