February 10, 2015 On the Western Front of World War I, death did not discriminate. Artillery screaming towards the trenches treated men of all color the same. But the soldiers of the 92nd and 93rd divisions lived segregated lives both in and out of war.
February 10, 2015 Facilities, including the visitor center and restrooms at Normandy American Cemetery will be closed on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. due to utility work in the area.
February 2, 2015 During the Sicilian Campaign of World War II, Allied forces conquered the island, which dominates the Mediterranean Sea, in a matter of weeks.
January 30, 2015 During Memorial Day weekend 2015, ABMC sites throughout the world will pay tribute to the men and women buried and memorialized overseas.
Covert Action Behind Enemy Lines— Remembering the Officers of the OSS Captured in Czechoslovakia during World War IIJanuary 26, 2015 Six months after the United States entered World War II, President Franklin Roosevelt issued an executive order creating the Office of Strategic Services (OSS).
January 13, 2015 A major horticultural project is underway at Normandy American Cemetery.
January 13, 2015 To ensure the safety of visitors, the memorial is closed during the renovation process.
January 6, 2015 During World War II, Allied strategic bombing destroyed crucial German infrastructure, degraded critical logistics, damaged civilian morale, and forced the German air force into losing battles. It contributed heavily to Germany’s eventual surrender in May 1945.
December 19, 2014 Even before the United States entered World War II, Allied forces were battling the Germans for the waters of the Atlantic. This titanic struggle lasted the duration of the war in Europe.