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Panamanian President lays a wreath.
August 18, 2014 Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela visited Corozal American Cemetery on August 15th, the 100th anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal.
August 15, 2014 Often overshadowed by the Normandy Landings, the U.S. Seventh Army’s amphibious invasion of southern France on August 15, 1944 and the ensuing operations were nonetheless critical to the Allied victory in the European theater of World War II.
A mosaic battle map shows military operations in northwestern Europe.
July 29, 2014 ABMC announces a new partnership with National History Day (NHD) and the George Mason University (GMU) Center for History and New Media to create a World War II-focused, education program.
ABMC Commissioners prepare to cut the ribbon outside the new visitor center.
July 16, 2014 To help honor the nearly 9,000 members of the U.S. armed forces buried or memorialized at Cambridge American Cemetery in England, a new visitor center was dedicated on May 26, 2014. 
Panels in the new visitor center tell individual stories of sacrifice.
July 9, 2014 To help honor the nearly 11,000 members of the U.S. armed forces buried or memorialized at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Italy, a new visitor center was dedicated on May 26, 2014. 
WWII veterans stand during the ceremony and salute.
June 6, 2014 “If prayer were made of sound, the skies over England that night would have deafened the world.” President Barack Obama opened with these solemn words today at Normandy American Cemetery on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day.
The D-Day landing on June 6, 1944.
June 5, 2014 Live coverage of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day Ceremony at Normandy American Cemetery will begin at 4:00 a.m. EDT on MSNBC. will have a live stream of the ceremony available on its website.
Blooming flowers with memorial and statue in background.
May 29, 2014 During Memorial Day weekend ABMC paid tribute to the more than 200,000 individuals commemorated at these overseas cemeteries.
Historical image of President Woodrow Wilson and wife laying wreath at temporary cemetery.
May 23, 2014 Memorial Day–the federal holiday in which we honor our veterans and remember those who died while in the armed services–originated in the aftermath of the Civil War.