News & Events

JROTC students serve as color guard.
November 11, 2014 On Veterans Day ABMC sites paid tribute to the men and women buried and memorialized overseas.

Latest News

Aaron Howson and Superintendent Anderson stand with folded flag.
November 5, 2014 Aaron Howson, who lives in the French village of Chantraine near Epinal American Cemetery, raises and lowers two American flags every day at his home.
October 23, 2014 During the first half of the 20th century, the United States fought in two World Wars. The nation’s identity and culture changed as more than 500,000 Americans lost their lives in these conflicts, and millions more became veterans.
SSgt. Salvador Lara in uniform.
October 14, 2014 As part of National Hispanic Heritage Month, ABMC honors the contributions made by Hispanic-Americans, such as SSgt. Salvador Lara, as members of the U.S. armed forces.

Upcoming Events

The official party arrives.
May 31, 2015 Aisne-Marne American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Sunday, May 31, 2015. The ceremony start time has not yet been determined. Attendance is free and open to the public.
Wreath laying during the 2012 Memorial Day Ceremony at Netherlands American Cemetery.
May 24, 2015 Netherlands American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on May 24, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Officials lay wreaths during the ceremony.
May 24, 2015 Normandy American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on May 24, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.

Past Events

Secretary Max Cleland speaks in front of the Wall of the MIssing.
November 17, 2014 ABMC Secretary Max Cleland along with Presidio Trust Executive Director Craig Middleton laid a wreath at the West Coast Memorial, located within the Presidio of San Francisco, to rededicate the memorial on Monday, November 17, 2014.
The entrance gate to Mexico City National Cemetery.
November 11, 2014 Mexico City National Cemetery will host a Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Entrance is free and open to the public.
American and Panamanian flags are placed in front of every headstone at Corozal American Cemetery for Veterans Day.
November 11, 2014 Corozal American Cemetery in Panama will host a Veterans Day Ceremony.