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Ornate stone work fills the facade of the memorial building.
August 1, 2018 The Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Cemetery, located within the Domaine National de Saint-Cloud, will be closed at 2 p.m. local time on Sept. 8, 2018
July 25, 2018 Cambridge American Cemetery will participate in Open Cambridge in September.
Picture of Foued Bouaziz
July 5, 2018 From staff at ABMC headquarters to employees in the field at cemeteries, it’s a team effort to ensure the agency’s sacred mission is fulfilled. One key staff member who plays a critical role in the field is the cemetery superintendent.
Historic photo showing Hall sitting in the cockpit of his fighter.
July 2, 2018 By late spring 1943 the Allies had ejected Axis forces from North Africa and had their sights set on invading the Italian mainland. But to do so, they first would have to gain control of Sicily, and its surrounding minor islands.
Historic images shows doctors working on a patient.
June 29, 2018 Suresnes American Cemetery, located just outside of Paris, is one of nine World War I cemeteries managed by the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC).
Historic photo shows soldiers in uniform standing near large tents.
June 27, 2018 Louisiana provided about 80,000 men to the U.S. armed forces during World War I. The 39th (National Guard) Division drew units and troops from Louisiana, and Louisiana provided many of the original selected servicemen to the 87th Division as...
The entrance gate to Florence American Cemetery.
June 25, 2018 In World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, millions of Americans served far from home. In the various conflicts, service members fought in the waters of the Atlantic and Pacific.
Sailors and family members stand during this solemn ceremony.
June 19, 2018 Family members of World War II Radioman 2nd Class Julius Pieper gathered at Normandy American Cemetery in France today, 74 years after his death, to attend his burial.
Historic photos showing Julius and Ludwig in Navy uniforms.
June 13, 2018 The remains of a U.S. sailor recently accounted-for from World War II will be interred with full military honors at Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France, on June 19, 2018.