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WWII veterans salute during the ceremony.
August 19, 2014 Ten weeks after the Normandy landings in northern France, Operation Dragoon, the amphibious invasion of s

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Panamanian President lays a wreath.
August 18, 2014 Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela visited Corozal American Cemetery on August 15th, the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal.
August 15, 2014 Often overshadowed by the Normandy Landings, the U.S. Seventh Army’s amphibious invasion of southern France on August 15, 1944 and the ensuing operations were nonetheless critical to the Allied victory in the European theater of World War II.
A mosiac battle map shows military operaitons in northwestern Europe.
July 29, 2014 ABMC announces a new partnership with National History Day (NHD) and the George Mason University (GMU) Center for History and New Media to create a World War II-focused, education program.

Upcoming Events

Four VIPs walk under sword-bearing men and women in uniform during 2012 Veterans Day ceremony.
November 11, 2014 Cambridge American Cemetery will host a Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Entrance is free and open to the public.
Participants stand in a row with flags in front of the chapel.
November 11, 2014 Rhone American Cemetery will host a Veterans Day/Armistice Day ceremony planned by the town of Draguignan on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Entrance is free and open to the public.
The South Netherlands Philharmonic performs during the 2012 concert.
September 14, 2014 The South Netherlands Philharmonic and the Brabant Choir will perform at Netherlands American Cemetery on September 14, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. for their annual concert marking the liberation of the area during World War II.

Past Events

Pathways lead through headstones from the entrance to the chapel at Rhone American Cemetery.
August 16, 2014 To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Dragoon, two ceremonies will be held at Rhone American Cemetery on August 16, 2014.
The fountain surrounded by flowers is seen in the foreground. In the distance is the chapel, flag poles and headstones.
August 16, 2014 To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Dragoon, two ceremonies were held at Rhone American Cemetery on August 16, 2014.
View of the headstones from the top of the chapel at Brittany American Cemetery.
June 8, 2014 Ten World War II veterans, along with family members, will visit Brittany American Cemetery on June 8 for a short ceremony.