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War Grave Agencies Responsible for Military Graves on the Western Front

British

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (founded 1917)

French

Le Ministère des Pensions (founded 1920)

German

Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge (founded 1919)

Italian

Commissariato generale per le onoranze ai Caduti di guerra (founded 1919)

American

American Battle Monuments Commission (founded 1923)

Russian

Cared for by Le Ministère des Pensions (founded 1920). Location: The Marne


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