Consenvoye German War Cemetery is located south of the village of Consenvoye, on the road to Verdun. It holds 11,148 German war graves from World War I
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Medal of Honor, World War I (1918): Pictured as a cadet in 1923, Earle D. Gregory (electrical engineering '23), known as the "Sgt. York of Virginia," was the first Virginian to receive the Medal of Honor in World War I. At Bois de Consenvoye, France, on Oct. 18, 1918, he single-handedly captured 22 German soldiers and two machine guns, saving countless American lives. The Corps of Cadets' Gregory Guard precision drill team is named in his honor.
Keizersmantel gespot in Consenvoye, FR
US Doughboys at Consenvoye, October 9, 1918
Americans burying their dead, Bois de Consenvoye, France, Nov. 8, 1918.
Merkel, Hollande together mark 100 years since Verdun battle
French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel walk at a German cemetery in Consenvoye near Verdun, France, May 29, 2016, during a remembrance ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the battle of Verdun, one of the largest battles of the First World War (WWI) on the Western Front. REUTERS/Jean-Christophe Verhaegen/Pool