October 20, 2016 Less than 700 miles of land separates Paris from Berlin, but more than 6,000 miles of vast, open ocean separates the west coast of the United States from the Philippines.
October 19, 2016 Two large maintenance projects will begin at Brittany American Cemetery at the end of October 2016. A new irrigation system will be installed throughout the fine lawn areas, and a new drainage system will be installed in the plot areas.
October 11, 2016 In Belgium today it can be hard to imagine the brutal fighting that took place during the Great War nearly 100 years ago. But in the city of Waregem, Flanders Field American Cemetery serves as a reminder of America’s role in World War I.
October 6, 2016 The visitor center at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery is in the final stages of transformation. Started in September 2015, the building is being renovated to create an interpretive visitor experience.
October 6, 2016 Due to the ongoing renovations at Flanders Field American Cemetery, access to the restrooms and temporary visitor center has changed.
October 4, 2016 Eighteen middle and high school educators have been selected to participate in Understanding Sacrifice — a professional development program based on a partnership between National History Day®,
September 29, 2016 To ensure the safety of visitors, the memorial is closed during the renovation process.
September 26, 2016 To help teachers and students gain a deeper understanding of the fighting that occurred on the hills, fields, roads, towns and farms of the Western Front, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) is releasing Teaching and Mapping the Geography of the Meuse Argonne Offensive.
WWII Veteran Honors Comrades from 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment at Henri-Chapelle American CemeterySeptember 21, 2016 93-year-old Kenneth “Rock” Merritt, a veteran of World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, returned to Europe last month to visit his fallen comrades at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium.