Browse photos, videos, interactive websites and apps dedicated to memorializing those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces overseas. Their service, achievements, and sacrifice are illuminated — dive in to learn more.


Somme American Cemetary

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This World War I cemetery in France contains the graves of nearly 1,850 war dead, and more than 330 names on the Walls of Missing.

A Memorial Day Message

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ABMC Secretary Max Cleland remembers the sacrifice of our fallen this Memorial Day weekend.

Black and white photo of soldiers celebrating

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On November 11, 1918 an armistice was signed between the Germans and the Allies, ending World War I.

Elderly man holding an old photo of a soldier against a black backdrop

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More than a half million Americans gave their life during World War I and World War II. They died fighting to protect freedom and democracy...


Map showing location of World War I events

Pilots battled air-to-air to gain control of the sky. While the United States did not officially enter the war until nearly three years after it began, the “Flying Yanks” of World War I were into the fight well before that.

World map showing locations of World War I events

Experience the history of World War I with this interactive timeline. View maps, watch videos, see photos and read about the events that shaped the war.

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