News & Events

A large fountain is in front of the memorial cemetery building.
February 13, 2020
Due to heavy winds in the area, the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Cemetery will remain closed Thursday, February 13. Please be sure to monitor our website and social media for any additional cemetery closures due to weather.

Latest News

White headstones in a row at Normandy American Cemetery.
February 13, 2020 Due to heavy winds in the area, the Normandy American Cemetery will be closed the afternoon of Thursday, February 13.
Change of headstone at Manila American Cemetery
February 12, 2020 First-of-its-kind ceremony held with participation of US Ambassador to the Philippines Mr. Sung Kim, ABMC leadership and members of the families of the fallen soldiers. 
A large crowd sits during the ceremony as they listen to remarks.
February 11, 2020 During Memorial Day weekend 2020, ABMC sites throughout the world will pay tribute to the men and women buried and memorialized overseas.

Upcoming Events

Bronze statue of two brothers in arms is located at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
March 20, 2020 The Sicily-Rome American Cemetery superintendent and staff will host a concert featuring the Purdue University Choir, March 20, 2020, at 11:30 a.m.
Men in uniform march.
May 23, 2020 Ardennes American Cemetery in Belgium will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
An American Honor Guard posts the colors during the ceremony.
May 23, 2020 Luxembourg American Cemetery in Luxembourg will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.

Past Events

Bronze statue of two brothers in arms is located at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
January 22, 2020 On 22 January 2020, at 10:45 a.m.
Marble headstones are perfectly aligned near flowering bushes.
December 16, 2019 To mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge during World War II, the Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg, will hold a commemorative ceremo
Marble headstones are perfectly aligned near flowering bushes.
December 13, 2019 Please join us at Luxembourg American Cemetery on December 13, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.