September 28, 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.
September 15, 2015 ABMC manages 27 monuments, memorials and markers around the globe, each necessitating its own unique, maintenance plan to ensure these sites continue to meet the standards set by the agency.
September 11, 2015 In September 1944, about eight months prior to the end of World War II, Allied forces began liberating southern portions of the Netherlands to include the town of Margraten, where the Netherlands American Cemetery exists today.
September 3, 2015 During the Ypres-Lys Campaign of World War I, four American divisions fought alongside their Allied counterparts in Belgium and northeastern France, providing critical reinforcements to war-weary armies that had been fighting for four long years.
August 25, 2015 World War I saw the introduction of technologies and methods of warfare never experienced before. No developments proved more revolutionary than those related to air power.
August 20, 2015 Renovations to the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Visitor Center will begin September 9, 2015. This construction will impact parking and access to the visitor center. The cemetery will remain open with normal operating hours during this work.
August 19, 2015 In 1942 the Allies faced a difficult situation in Europe. Almost the entire continent remained Axis-controlled.
August 13, 2015 Located along the northwestern portion of the Hawaiian island chain, Midway Atoll marks the location of the pivotal, World War II Battle of Midway.
August 10, 2015 The hard-fought Italian Campaign of World War II, which lasted more than a year, proved a critical element to the eventual victory in Europe.