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Black and white photos are attached to the Wall of the Missing.
May 9, 2017 Visitors can walk the hallowed grounds of Cambridge American Cemetery, and see the faces of the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in the fight to liberate Europe during World War II.
This historic photos shows a grouping of one story buildings that constituted Base Hospital No. 4.
May 8, 2017 Less than a month after the United States entered World War I,  Maj. Harry L. Gilchrist with the U.S. Army Medical Corps received orders to move Base Hospital No. 4 to France.
People gather around a large American flag.
May 5, 2017 Netherlands American Cemetery commemorated Dodenherdenking, a national day of remembrance for the Dutch on May 4. Across the country, citizens observe two minutes of silence to remember both civilians and members of the military who died in war.
Smoke erupts from the ship, making it almost impossible to see the ship itself.
May 4, 2017 America’s involvement in World War II was so massive that it’s easy to forget lesser-known battles, especially those in the Pacific Theater of Operations. But every success, and even loss, contributed to a refinement of the Allied strategy to defeat the Germans and Japanese. The Battle of the Coral Sea in May 1942 was no exception.
An American destroyer arrives in the Queenstown port.
May 4, 2017 In the first month of American involvement in World War I, the U.S. Navy changed the strategic balance, not with its growing fleet, or daring operations, but through sound strategic thinking. The convoy system secured the passage of the American Expeditionary Forces to France along with vital supplies for all the Allies. America was becoming a world power with a first class navy.
Jack Green stands next to a Star of David headstone.
April 26, 2017 More than 72 years after Leo’s death, Jack returned to Luxembourg American Cemetery for the second time to honor his brother.
Two students review a paper while standing amongst the headstones. The Eiffel Tower can be seen in the background.
April 25, 2017 With more than 35,000 Americans buried or memorialized overseas from World War I, there are thousands of untold stories, and the students learned they would be uncovering some of these unknown, personal histories.
Sweeping arcs of headstones dot the landscape at Cambridge American Cemetery.
April 24, 2017 In the event of a government shutdown, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) will not be affected. In September 2016, Congress provided full-year funding to ABMC for FY 2017 (October 1, 2016 through September 30, 2017.).
Children wave American and Belgian flags as they sing.
April 23, 2017 During Memorial Day weekend 2017, ABMC sites throughout the world paid tribute to the men and women buried and memorialized overseas.