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ABMC is an agency of the executive branch of the federal government, honoring the service, achievements and sacrifices of the U.S. armed forces abroad since 1917.

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The Pointe du Hoc Ranger Monument will exceptionally be closed on Feb. 22, 2024, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Access to the monument will be blocked during this time frame for security reasons.

Normandy American Cemetery video
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The Normandy American Cemetery will be closed to the public on June 5, 2024, for operational reasons. Only staff and official personnel will be able to access the cemetery.

Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery seen from above. Credits: American Battle Monuments Commission.
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As part of Black History Month, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) is proud to share the story of Cpl. Bernard T. Woodland, commemorated at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium.
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The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) commemorated the 80th anniversary of Operation Shingle at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Nettuno, Italy, today to honor the service and sacrifice of the U.S. Armed Forces and their Allies during World War II.  

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Graves at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Italy
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On Wednesday, January 24, 2014, at 11 a.m. (local time), Sicily-Rome American Cemetery will host a ceremony to commemorate Operation Shingle, codename for the Allied landings at Anzio and Nettuno.

Brookwood American Cemetery ©ABMC-WarrickPage
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Brookwood American Cemetery will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 12, 2023, at 2 p.m. local time.

Attendance is free and open to the public.

Corozal Virtual 360
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Corozal American Cemetery will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2023, at 9 a.m. local time.

Attendance is free and open to the public.

Suresnes American Cemetery video
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Suresnes American Cemetery will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2023, at 2:30 p.m. local time.

Attendance is free and open to the public.