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Historic photo shows men on the deck of a ship.
December 6, 2017 Forces of U.S. Navy Destroyers that came to Ireland in 1917 served as one of the first, American military units to arrive in Europe during World War I.
Two women prepare flowers for placement at a headstone.
December 4, 2017 At the Netherlands American Cemetery, the Foundation for Adopting Graves at the American Cemetery Margraten and its long-standing grave adoption program received an important designation this yea
Members of the military fold a large American flag on the steps of the Honolulu Memorial, Veterans Day 2011.
November 28, 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.
View of the outside of the Pointe du Hoc Visitor Center.
November 27, 2017 Due to maintenance work, the visitor center at Pointe du Hoc will be closed on November 28, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. However, the site and restrooms will remain open during this time.
A mosaic covers the chapel ceiling at Normandy American Cemetery.
November 27, 2017 The chapel at Normandy American Cemetery is undergoing renovation work. While the chapel remains open during this time, elements in the chapel have been removed for refurbishment and/or protection from dust and dirt.
Pope Francis dressed in white holds white roses as he stands in the plot area.
November 27, 2017 On November  2, 2017 Pope Francis conducted a mass at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Nettuno, Italy, to coincide with All Souls Day — a Catholic holy day of obligation set aside to remember loved ones who have passed on.   As the first...
November 19, 2017 Individuals, schools, and even local towns have adopted gravesites at our cemeteries. This weekend the city hall of Saint Remy, France adopted the gravesites of seven soldiers who are buried in Epinal American Cemetery. Pfc. John McCarthy, Pfc.
Headstones and two flag poles dot the landscape in front of the chapel.
November 11, 2017 ABMC's 2017 Veterans Day message features Marine Col. Wayne Sinclair, who explains the importance of the youngest generation understanding what it means to serve. Watch the message below.        
Touzel kneels on the ground as she takes a sponge to the headstone.
November 9, 2017 In honor of Veteran’s Day, 19 new World War II lesson plans are being released on the award-winning, ABMCeducation.org.

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