Cemetery Alert

Following new COVID-19 measures by the Dutch Government, Netherlands American Cemetery is temporarily closed

Following new pandemic measures taken by the Dutch government, the Netherlands American Cemetery (NEAC) located in Margraten has temporarily closed as of  Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020.
 
We advise next-of-kin or WWII Veterans who have questions regarding the operating status of ABMC sites to contact us at publicaffairs@abmc.gov for more information. For the most up to date information, please visit our Operational Status Page.

This closure does not prevent us from continuing our important and sacred mission to honor the service, achievements, and sacrifice of the more than 200,000 U.S. service members buried and memorialized at our sites. 

No matter the circumstances, we continue to fulfill Gen. John J. Pershing’s promise that “time will not dim the glory of their deeds”.

Since 1923, ABMC’s sacred mission is to honor the service, achievements, and sacrifice of the more than 200,000 U.S. service members buried and memorialized at 26 cemeteries and 32 monuments.