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During World War II a group of Dutch pilots trained in Jackson, Mississippi. Forty-two of them are buried in a portion of Cedar Lawn Cemetery that was given to The Netherlands by the City of Jackson. Every May 4th, a service is held in their memory, with officials from the Netherlands present.
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