World War I Centennial Ceremony to Mark Battle of Belleau Wood and Operations in the Aisne-Marne Region

May 27, 2018, at 9:45am CEST

To coincide with Memorial Day weekend, Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in France will host a ceremony on May 27, 2018 at 9:45 a.m. that marks Memorial Day, and the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Belleau Wood and Operations in the Aisne-Marne region during World War I. Attendance is free and open to the public.

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