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Memorial Day 2020 at ABMC Sites

During Memorial Day weekend 2020, ABMC sites throughout the world will pay tribute to the men and women buried or memorialized overseas.

All of the ceremonies are free to attend and open to the public. 

Ceremony

Location

Country

Date

Memorial Day 2020 at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery

Aisne-Marne American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 9:45 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Ardennes American Cemetery

Ardennes American Cemetery

Belgium

Saturday 23 May 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Brittany American Cemetery

Brittany American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Brookwood American Cemetery

Brookwood American Cemetery

England

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Cambridge American Cemetery

Cambridge American Cemetery

England

Monday 25 May 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Clark Veterans Cemetery

Clark Veterans Cemetery

Philippines

Monday 25 May 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Corozal American Cemetery

Corozal American Cemetery

Panama

Monday 25 May 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Epinal American Cemetery

Epinal American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 10:30 a.m

Memorial Day 2020 at Flanders Field American Cemetery

Flanders Field American Cemetery

Belgium

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Florence American Cemetery

Florence American Cemetery

Italy

Monday 25 May 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery

Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery

Belgium

Saturday 23 May 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Cemetery

Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Cemetery

France

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Lorraine American Cemetery

Lorraine American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24 May 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Luxembourg American Cemetery

Luxembourg American Cemetery

Luxembourg

Saturday 23 May 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Manila American Cemetery

Manila American Cemetery

Philippines

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 8:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Mexico City National Cemetery

 Mexico City National Cemetery

Mexico

Monday 25 May 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Netherlands American Cemetery

Netherlands American Cemetery

Netherlands

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Normandy American Cemetery

Normandy American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at North-Africa American Cemetery

North-Africa American Cemetery

Tunisia

Monday 25 May 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Rhone American Cemetery

Rhone American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery

Sicily-Rome American Cemetery

Italy

Saturday 23 May 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Somme American Cemetery

Somme American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 3:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at St. Mihiel American Cemetery

St. Mihiel American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 4:00 p.m.

Memorial Day 2020 at Suresnes American Cemetery

Suresnes American Cemetery

France

Sunday 24  May 2020 at 2:30 p.m.

 

About American Battle Monuments Commission:
This independent agency of the American federal government honors the services, the actions and the sacrifices of the American Armed Forces who served on foreign soil since April 6, 1917. ABMC administers, operates and maintains 26 permanent American burial grounds and 29 separate memorials, monuments and marks, on foreign soil. It also maintains three memorials in the United States.

About American Overseas Memorial Day Association:
The AOMDA was founded in 1920 to honor the memory of the American victims of the two world wars who lay in American military cemeteries and in isolated graves in Europe. The AOMDA also helps to coordinate and sponsors the Memorial Day ceremonies in the American military cemeteries in Europe.

Press contact: Astrid Gaudefroy gaudefroya@ambc.gov / +33(0)6 07 59 85 14