Memorial Day 2018 at Netherlands American Cemetery

May 27, 2018, at 3:00pm CEST

Netherlands American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Memorial Day. While remembrance of America’s war dead took place prior to 1868, it wasn’t until...
On May 28, 1918 the American 1st Division led an assault on the town of Cantigny, France, making it the first divisional attack by the...
Kentucky provided over 84,000 to serve in the U.S. armed forces during World War I. Of these, 2,418 died.
Nearly 20,000 visitors came to Netherlands American Cemetery May 2-6, 2018 to walk the cemetery grounds and experience Faces of Margraten.