National Geographic : 1945 Apr
Seeing Paris on a 48-Hour Pass (N)National Ueograplic society iLoaacnrome, u. a. Army, irnciai GI's Meditate at the Tomb of Napoleon. "Gee, Could We Use Him on Our Team!" The emperor, who died in St. Helena, was entombed beneath the Invalides Dome in 1840. One hundred years later ill-fated Napoleon II, his son, who died in Vienna, also was reinterred here. The transfer was made on orders from Hitler. That would-be Napoleon himself visited this shrine after France's fall.