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ABMC Commissioners prepare to cut the ribbon outside the new visitor center.
July 16, 2014 To help honor the nearly 9,000 members of the U.S. armed forces buried or memorialized at Cambridge American Cemetery in England, a new visitor center was dedicated on May 26, 2014. 

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Panels in the new visitor center tell individual stories of sacrifice.
July 9, 2014 To help honor the nearly 11,000 members of the U.S. armed forces buried or memorialized at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Italy, a new visitor center was dedicated on May 26, 2014. 
WWII veterans stand during the ceremony and salute.
June 6, 2014 “If prayer were made of sound, the skies over England that night would have deafened the world.” President Barack Obama opened with these solemn words today at Normandy American Cemetery on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day.
The D-Day landing on June 6, 1944.
June 5, 2014 Live coverage of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day Ceremony at Normndy Amercan Cemetery will begin at 4:00 a.m. EDT on MSNBC. Whitehouse.gov will have a live stream of the ceremony available on its website.

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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.
The D-Day landing on June 6, 1944.
June 6, 2014 Nearly seven decades ago in the midst of World War II, Allied forces landed on the Normandy coastline on June 6, 1944 with the aim to liberate France, and then advance to Germany.
Ceremony attendees stand in front of chapel.
June 5, 2014 Brittany American Cemetery will host a ceremonial concert on June 5. This concert will feature American marching bands, and participation from military veterans. This event is free and open to the public.