April 20, 2016 French and American officials gathered today at the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial outside of Paris to mark the 100th anniversary of the creation of the Lafayette Escadrille aeronautical unit of World War I.
April 12, 2016 Due to security concerns, the pathway from Normandy American Cemetery to the beach is no longer open to the public. However, public beach access is available nearby.
April 7, 2016 Renovations to the Flanders Field American Cemetery Visitor Center will begin April 20, 2016.
April 4, 2016 During Memorial Day weekend 2016, ABMC sites throughout the world paid tribute to the men and women buried and memorialized overseas.
March 28, 2016 In one of the most iconic American recruiting posters of World War I, a young woman drawn by the famous artist Howard Chandler Christy posed in a man’s Navy uniform under the caption: “Gee!!
February 3, 2016 Renovations to the Chateau Thierry Monument visitor contact station began in January 2016. This construction will impact access to the terrace for visitors.
January 11, 2016 A major repaving project is underway at Florence American Cemetery. Beginning January 18th 2016, the South side gate to the cemetery will be closed. Cemetery visitors will be required to use the North side gate as the primary entrance during this time. Access to plot areas, the visitor center, the memorial building and chapel will not be affected.
December 9, 2015 ABMC has determined that the Commission has sufficient prior year funds to continue operating in the event of a U.S. Government shutdown this week.
November 30, 2015 The Normandy American Cemetery Mobile App won first place in the 2015 Digital Media category as part of the National Association for Interpretation (NAI) annual media award’s competition.