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November 19, 2017
Individuals, schools, and even local towns have adopted gravesites at our cemeteries. This weekend the city hall of Saint Remy, France adopted the gravesites of seven soldiers who are buried in Epinal American Cemetery. Pfc. John McCarthy, Pfc. James Brown, Pvt. Gorden Porter, Pvt. James Adair, SSgt. Russell Albano, Pvt. Frederick Allen, and Pvt.

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Headstones and two flag poles dot the landscape in front of the chapel.
November 11, 2017 ABMC's 2017 Veterans Day message features Marine Col. Wayne Sinclair, who explains the importance of the youngest generation understanding what it means to serve. Watch the message below.        
Touzel kneels on the ground as she takes a sponge to the headstone.
November 9, 2017 In honor of Veteran’s Day, 19 new World War II lesson plans are being released on the award-winning, ABMCeducation.org.
Historic photo showing jeep coming off landing craft.
November 8, 2017 In early November 1942 the United States had been at war against the Axis for almost a year, but had yet to come to grips with German or Italian ground forces.

Upcoming Events

Lit candles can be seen on top of the headstone.
December 10, 2017 Epinal American cemetery will host a Remembrance Ceremony on December 10, 2017 at 3:45 p.m. Organized by the U.S. Memory Grand Est France, an LED candle will be placed on every headstone and at the Walls of the Missing.

Past Events

Lit candles can be seen on top of the headstone.
November 11, 2017 Come to Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Four large floral wreaths rest on stands after the ceremony.
November 11, 2017 Corozal American Cemetery in Panama will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.
Two men carry a large floral wreath towards the wreath stand.
November 11, 2017 Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery will host a Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Attendance is free and open to the public.