More than a half million Americans gave their life during World War I and World War II. They died fighting to protect freedom and democracy around the world. Hear family members remember those they lost, who are buried overseas in North Africa American Cemetery.
On May 8, 1945 World War II ended in Europe. This piece was produced by the United News Company in 1945. Courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration
Seen in the visitor center at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, this film tells the story of those Americans who fought in the Italian campaign and gave their lives in the fight for freedom. This visitor center opened in May 2014 and is free and open to the public.
ABMC Secretary Max Cleland remembers the sacrifice of our fallen this Memorial Day weekend.
Killed on May 21, 1944 by German machine-gun fire, Capt. Robert B. Conlon’s actions, just before his death, saved the lives of 1,000 men. Hear the story of how Capt.
This World War II cemetery in Italy contains the graves of more than 7,800 war dead and nearly 3,100 names on the Walls of the Missing.
Established by Congress in 1923, ABMC manages 26 overseas military cemeteries, and 29 memorials, monuments, and markers.