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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.

Photos

The ceremony area included large wooden bases for floral wreaths.

Multiple floral wreaths were laid during the 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery.

Attendees speak with two men sitting after the ceremony.

Attendees talk with veterans after the 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery.

Children stand in a line after the ceremony.

Children attended the 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery.

Attendees sit in chairs during the ceremony.

A crowd gathered at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day 2017.

Videos

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Established by Congress in 1923, ABMC manages 25 overseas military cemeteries, and 26 memorials, monuments, and markers.

Video: WWII Veteran Visits Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery

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World War II veteran pays his respects to his fallen comrades. Video courtesy of American Forces Network Europe.

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On May 8, 1945 World War II ended in Europe. This piece was produced by the United News Company in 1945. Courtesy of the National Archives...

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

Interactives

Map showing interactive timeline

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

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