Past: World War I Centennial Luminary at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

September 23, 2018, at (All day)

Come to Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery on September 23, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. to participate in a luminary event that will help mark the 100th anniversary of the World War I Meuse-Argonne Offensive. As dusk falls at the cemetery, thousands of headstones will be lit with candles, creating a powerful image of light overpowering the darkness. Attendance is free and open to the public.

 

Please note that access to the Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery is now fully re-open and no longer disturbed.
In December 1944, the German Army launched its last major offensive of World War II—often referred to as the Battle of the Bulge....
The Normandy Visitor Center will be closed to the public beginning February 4, 2019 due to a total renovation of the exhibit space. It’s...
U.S. Ambassador to Tunisia Daniel Rubinstein departed his post this week in preparation for retirement. But before leaving the country, he...