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From left, ABMC Deputy Secretary Robert J. Dalessandro, National WWII Museum President and CEO Stephen Watson, and ABMC Commissioner Evans C. Spiceland met to formalize partnership.
Sketched inside a dugout during the Battle of Guadalcanal, this picture shows Pvts. John Minihan (r) of Rockfield Illinois, and Sal De George of Manhattan in a
tarp-roofed machine gun nest on Guadalcanal. Image courtesy of the Library of Congress.
People gathered at the Guadalcanal American Memorial on August 7, 2016 to commemorate the 74th anniversary of landings.
The Sullivan brothers on board the USS Juneau in 1942. From left to right: Joseph, Francis, Albert, Madison and George Sullivan. All five were lost 70 years ago this month during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal and are memorialized at Manila American Cemetery (Photo courtesy of the U.S. Naval Historical Center).


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.
ABMC Secretary Max Cleland remembers the sacrifice of our fallen this Memorial Day weekend.
Established by Congress in 1923, ABMC manages 26 overseas military cemeteries, and 29 memorials, monuments, and markers.


Experience the history of World War II with this interactive timeline. View maps, watch videos, see photos and read about the events that shaped the war.

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