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December 19, 2014 Even before the United States entered World War II, Allied forces  were battling the Germans for the waters of the Atlantic. This titanic struggle lasted the duration of the war in Europe.
Members of the 101st Airborne move out of Bastogne.
December 16, 2014 Seventy years ago today, the German Army launched the Ardennes Counteroffensive, better known as the Battle of the Bulge.
Capt. Franklin Van Valkenburgh name is gold-leafed on the Walls of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.
December 7, 2014 Seventy three years ago today, the United States was drawn into World War II. On the morning of December 7, 1941, the Japanese Navy conducted a surprise attack against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, home to the U.S.
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.
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.
Historic image of USS St. Mary's
October 9, 2014 At just 14 years old, Michael Hanson served as a cabin boy aboard the USS St Mary’s, a small naval vessel that served as part of the “Pacific Squadron” in the Union navy.
Members of the 82nd Airborne Division.
September 30, 2014 In September 1944, three Allied airborne divisions landed in the Netherlands as part of Operation Market–Garden. With the goal of moving Allied forces across the Rhine River, troops would have to seize control of key bridges and roads to accomplish this task.

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