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Men cut ribbon to dedicate memorial
December 10, 2018
ABMC dedicated a new memorial in Wellington, New Zealand to mark the importance of America’s relationship with the nation during World War II. 

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Mayor places bronze rosette next to Ashley's name.
December 4, 2018 In Dinozé, France, French citizens gathered at Epinal American Cemetery to honor an American soldier who died more than seven decades ago. 
President Bush and his wife walk through Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
December 3, 2018 President George H.W. Bush, who died on November 30, 2018, paid his respects at multiple ABMC cemeteries during the course of his lifetime.
Men and women in the official party stand during the ceremony.
December 1, 2018 During Memorial Day weekend 2019, ABMC sites throughout the world will pay tribute to the men and women honored overseas.

Upcoming Events

Bronze statue of two brothers in arms is located at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
January 22, 2019 Sicily-Rome American Cemetery will host a commemorative ceremony on January 22, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. to mark the 75th anniversary of the Allied landings at Anzio and Nettuno.
Attendees sit in chairs during the ceremony.
May 25, 2019 Luxembourg American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
A large crowd sits during the ceremony as they listen to remarks.
May 25, 2019 Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. Attendance is free an open to the public.

Past Events

Rows of marble headstones dot the landscape with the English Channel in the background.
December 1, 2018 to December 4, 2018 On December 1, 2018 Normandy American Cemetery will welcome volunteers from Wreaths Across America to lay more than 9,000 wreaths in the cemetery.
Alexandra Bonnyman places a bronze rosette next to her father's name.
November 19, 2018 ABMC hosted a ceremony at ABMC’s Honolulu Memorial to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Tarawa and to rededicate the memorial, which recently underwent a significant restoration project. 
Men and women in motorcycle gear stand behind large floral wreaths after the ceremony.
November 12, 2018 Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Italy will host a small Veterans Day Ceremony on November 12, 2018 at noon. Attendance is free and open to the public.