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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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Netherlands American Cemetery new VC
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ARLINGTON, Va. (November 8, 2022) — The American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) provided a first look today of its new visitor center at the Netherlands American Cemetery (NEAC) located in Magraten, Netherlands.

The American flag is flying over Lorraine American Cemetery
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ABMC's annual Veterans Day ceremonies will take place at ABMC cemeteries throughout the world to pay tribute to the men and women who fought with our Armed Forces, and those buried and memorialized overseas at our cemeteries and memorials.

Attendance is free and open to the public.

Events

Memorial Statue at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
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All are welcome at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, Italy, on July 4, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. for a special 4th of July concert.

Memorial Day 2020: Flags at Mexico City National Cemetery ©U.S. Embassy
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Mexico City National Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Corozal American Cemetery -ABMC-Uth
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Corozal American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.

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Cambridge American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.