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White headstones in a row at Normandy American Cemetery.

Due to heavy winds in the area, the Normandy American Cemetery will be closed the afternoon of Thursday, February 13.

Change of headstone at Manila American Cemetery

First-of-its-kind ceremony held with participation of US Ambassador to the Philippines Mr. Sung Kim, ABMC leadership and members of the families of the fallen soldiers. 

A large crowd sits during the ceremony as they listen to remarks.

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

Headstones at Lorraine American Cemetery

Due to heavy winds in the area, the Lorraine and Luxembourg American Cemeteries will remain closed Monday, February

An aerial view of Pointe du Hoc shows the English Channel, the cliffs of the Pointe and the cratered ground.

Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, marked the start of routine preservation maintenance at the Pointe du Hoc Memorial.

Panels in sacrifice gallery.

Due to flooding, the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery Visitor Center is currently closed. It will reopen as soon as possible. The cemetery remains open.

Due to ongoing renovations, the Bellicourt American Monument north of St. Quentin (Aisne), France, will be closed to the public starting January 27, 2020.

The 200 ft stone column rises high above the landscape.

Due to safety reasons, the Montfaucon American Monument will be temporarily closed and will reopen as soon as possible. 


Luminary at the Luxembourg American Cemetery

On December 13, 2019, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) organized a luminary at the Luxembourg American Cemetery in Hamm.