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A picture frame,pipe, wallet, pens, a purple heart, a unit patch, and a dog tag are gathered on a countertop.
August 9, 2016 In late May, an Italian couple from Rome arrived at the Visitor Center at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery with a request. They had discovered a  World War II dog tag belonging to an American soldier by the name of Jerry J. Osterhouse.
Seal reads National Association for Interpretation NAI Media Awards 2016 Professional Awards.
August 5, 2016 The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) has received three media awards from the National Association for Interpretation for original works created in 2015 by the Office of External Affairs.
Temporary fences cordon off the construction area.
August 4, 2016 New ramps are being installed at Netherlands American Cemetery to better serve those visitors with mobility impairments.  The work, which began in July 2016, is expected to be complete in early  2017.
The teachers gather at the reflecting pool for a group photo.
July 13, 2016 Eighteen teachers paid a visit to Sicily-Rome American Cemetery yesterday as part the Understanding Sacrifice: World War II in the Mediterranean education program.
Temporary fences cordon off the construction area.
July 6, 2016 As the centennial of America's official involvement in World War I approaches, renovation work on the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Visitor Center continues to progress.
July 1, 2016 American forces in the Pacific during World War II faced challenges never before experienced by the U.S. military.
The front of the Cabanatuan American Memorial simply reads "Cabanatuan."
June 15, 2016 To ensure the safety of visitors, the memorial is closed during the renovation process.
Headstones and two flag poles dot the landscape in front of the chapel.
May 27, 2016 The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC), an agency of the U.S. federal government, manages America's overseas cemeteries from World War I and World War II.
Historic image showing Victor and Johnny in uniform sitting on curb.
May 18, 2016 The newly released non-fiction book, “When the Akimotos Went to War: An Untold Story of Family, Patriotism and Sacrifice during World War II,” captures the story of three Japanese-American brothers—Victor, Johnny, and Ted Akimoto—who volunteered for military service while their family members were forced into an internment camp.

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