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Arthur Chotin delivers remarks during the ceremony at Netherlands American Cemetery.
May 25, 2015 “Life started again,” said Hank Verouden, a 75-year-old Dutch man, as he stood on the grounds of Netherlands American Cemetery on Sunday explaining what it meant when the Americans liberated the town where he grew up in September 1944.

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Cpl. Patrick Mazzie in uniform in an undated photo.
May 20, 2015 By the spring of 1945 Marie Mazzie, who was just  26-years-old, had lost her husband, Cpl. Patrick Mazzie, and her only brother, Pvt. Joseph A. Glassen, to World War II.
SSgt. Max Chotin in uniform in an undated photo.
May 18, 2015 SSgt. Max Chotin, who served with the U.S. Army during World War II, spent most of his active duty time stateside, not overseas. Having graduated from St.
1st Lt. Paul Donal Meyer met his wife 2nd Lt. Elaine Gardner Mitchell during World War II.
May 15, 2015 When the United States entered World War II, gender roles began to shift based on the needs of a country at war. Women started working in factories, and the U.S. military began actively recruiting women to serve. 1st Lt.

Upcoming Events

The exterior of the chapel at Ardennes American Cemetery.
September 17, 2015 Ardennes American Cemetery will host its annual grave adoption ceremony on September 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.
Headstones aligned in front of the chapel at Cambridge American Cemetery.
July 4, 2015 Cambridge American Cemetery will host participants in the Allied Memorial Remembrance Ride (AMRR) on July 4, 2015.
The official party arrives.
May 31, 2015 Aisne-Marne American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Sunday, May 31, 2015. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Past Events

Floral wreaths laid during the ceremony.
May 25, 2015 Corozal American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 25, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.
Members of military with wreath in hand stand in straight line.
May 25, 2015 Cambridge American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
A U.S. Naval Color Guard marches with flags flying.
May 25, 2015 Sicily-Rome American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 25, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.