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Thomas, in a white coat and gloves, works to process the historic poster.
August 25, 2016 Understanding that pieces of our American heritage were being lost, nearly 50 years ago Congress passed the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, changing the way the U.S.

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Using shades of black and gray, the face of a soldier is seen in the canvas.
August 18, 2016 After a school visit to Rhone American Cemetery, Matéo Cadiergues had been given homework—produce a poem, letter or piece of artwork that explains the price of freedom.
Three Marines and a sailor stand next to the granite memorial.
August 12, 2016 On August 7, 1942 members of the 1st Marine Division and 2nd Marine Regiment made an amphibious landing on the north coast of Guadalcanal, part of the Solomon Islands, in an effort to push-back the Japanese.
A picture frame,pipe, wallet, pens, a purple heart, a unit patch, and a dog tag are gathered on a countertop.
August 9, 2016 In late May, an Italian couple from Rome arrived at the Visitor Center at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery with a request. They had discovered a  World War II dog tag belonging to an American soldier by the name of Jerry J. Osterhouse.

Upcoming Events

Four large floral wreaths rest on stands after the ceremony.
November 11, 2016 Corozal American Cemetery in Panama will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
Attendees stand during the ceremony.
November 11, 2016 Clark Veterans Cemetery will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
Ambassador Goldberg and Gen. Iriberri lay wreaths during the ceremony.
November 11, 2016 Manila American Cemetery will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.

Past Events

The U.S. Ambassador shakes hands with Herbert Friedlander, who is flanked by two American soldiers.
May 30, 2016 More than 400 people gathered at Corozal American Cemetery to attend the 2016 Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2016.
Members of the Air Force walk with small floral wreaths.
May 30, 2016 Cambridge American Cemetery hosted its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 11 am.
Men in uniform march out with flags and rifles.
May 30, 2016 Florence American Cemetery hosted its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.