News & Events

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.

Latest News

The front of the Cabanatuan American Memorial simply reads "Cabanatuan."
July 28, 2014 To ensure the safety of visitors, the memorial is closed during the renovation process.
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. 
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. 

Upcoming Events

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

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.