News & Events

December 9, 2015 ABMC has determined that the Commission has sufficient prior year funds to continue operating in the event of a U.S. Government shutdown this week.

Latest News

Preliminary work for Chateau Thierry visitor contact station
February 3, 2016 Renovations to the Chateau Thierry Monument visitor contact station began in January 2016. This construction will impact access to the terrace for visitors.
Rows of headstones located at Florence American Cemetery.
January 11, 2016 A major repaving project is underway at Florence American Cemetery. Beginning January 18th 2016, the South side gate to the cemetery will be closed. Cemetery visitors will be required to use the North side gate as the primary entrance during this time. Access to plot areas, the visitor center, the memorial building and chapel will not be affected.
December 9, 2015 ABMC has determined that the Commission has sufficient prior year funds to continue operating in the event of a U.S. Government shutdown this week.

Upcoming Events

US and UK flags are placed in front of every headstones for Memorial Day.
May 30, 2016 Cambridge American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 11 am. Attendance is free and open to the public.
Wreath layers stand next to the floral wreaths during the ceremony.
May 30, 2016 Clark Veterans Cemetery will hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.
A U.S. Army Color Guard departs during the ceremony.
May 29, 2016 Brittany American Cemetery will host its annual Memorial day ceremony on Sunday, 29 May, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Past Events

Bronze statue of two brothers in arms is located at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
January 22, 2016 Sicily-Rome American Cemetery will hosts its annual ceremony to commemorate Operation Shingle, codename for the Allied landings at Anzio and Nettuno, on Monday, January 22, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.
A U.S. Air Force Honor Guard marches during the ceremony.
December 16, 2015 Luxembourg American Cemetery will host a ceremony on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 to commemorate the anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge. Attendance is free and open to the public.
Rows of headstones located at Epinal American Cemetery.
December 13, 2015 Epinal American Cemetery will host Holiday Lights on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 4:30 p.m. Organized by the U.S.