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Mayor Herzog affixes the rosette to the Wall of the Missing.
October 25, 2017 In World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, millions of Americans served far from home. In the various conflicts, service members fought in the waters of the Atlantic and Pacific.
Historic photo shows man tamping down inside of howitzer.
October 24, 2017 Even before the United States joined World War I, transformations to the American military had begun in earnest. The National Defense Act of 1916 authorized growth of the army to include 21 field artillery regiments.
Rows of headstones cover the ground at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
October 23, 2017 Pope Francis will conduct at mass at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery on November 2, 2017 at 3:15 p.m. to coincide with All Soul’s Day, a holy day of obligation in the Catholic Church that includes praying for the dead.
October 20, 2017 Two of the pathways leading to the flagpoles will be under maintenance beginning on November 6, 2017. Access to the cemetery will not be affected in any way, however, these paths will be closed to foot traffic during this time.
The exterior of Flanders Field American Cemetery chapel building.
October 12, 2017 Due to renovation work, the chapel at Flanders Field American Cemetery will be closed beginning on Monday, October 16, 2017. The chapel is expected to reopen by January 2018. Access to the cemetery grounds will not be affected.
The entrance gate at Flanders Field American Cemetery.
October 12, 2017 Renovation work to the outside of the visitor center at Flanders Field American Cemetery will begin on October 16, 2017.
A Marine Color Guard marches out at the end of the ceremony.
October 5, 2017 Throughout Veterans Day Weekend 2017 ABMC sites throughout the world hosted ceremonies.
Three people sit at table with large firearms on table in front.
September 26, 2017 Watch “Firearms of the Great War (link is external),” a recent Facebook live chat with two ABMC historians. Watch as Mike Knapp and Alec Bennett talk with Sarah Herrmann  about two iconic weapons used during World War I by American forces—the Springfield and the Chauchat, often pronounced by Americans as "Show Show."
An angel statue looks over the rows of headstones at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery.
September 26, 2017 The visitor center at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery will be closed October 2 through October 14, 2017 due to renovation work. Access to the cemetery and to the restrooms will not be affected during this time.

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