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Mayor Herzog affixes the rosette to the Wall of the Missing.
September 20, 2014 Pvt. Cecil E. Harris is memorialized on the Tablets of the Missing at Epinal American Cemetery in France. A bronze rosette was added next to his name on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in a small ceremony. The addition of this rosette...
Attendees sit during the annual liberation concert.
September 14, 2014 The South Netherlands Philharmonic and the Brabant Choir performed at Netherlands American Cemetery on September 14, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. for their annual concert marking the liberation of the area during World War II. Learn about the history of this...
Netherlands American Cemetery Superintendent Keith Stadler greets the audience prior to the film screening.
September 14, 2014 Intended for school age audiences, this film is set in 1943 and tells the story of two boys living in German-occupied South Limburg that are friends despite coming from two very different families--one a member of the Dutch resistance and the other...
Royal Harmonie Sainte Cecile performs at Netherlands American Cemetery.
September 13, 2014 Royal Harmonie Sainte Cecile performed a concert at Netherlands American Cemetery on September 12, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.  
WWII veterans salute during the ceremony.
August 16, 2014 To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Dragoon, two ceremonies were held at Rhone American Cemetery on August 16, 2014. The Town Hall of Draguignan and the Franco-American Society of Draguignan organized the traditional memorial ceremony...
The fountain surrounded by flowers is seen in the foreground. In the distance is the chapel, flag poles and headstones.
August 16, 2014 To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Dragoon, two ceremonies were held at Rhone American Cemetery on August 16, 2014. Memoire de Provence, a local re-enactment group with period uniforms and vehicles, honored our fallen with a...
View of the headstones from the top of the chapel at Brittany American Cemetery.
June 8, 2014 Ten World War II veterans, along with family members, will visit Brittany American Cemetery on June 8 for a short ceremony. Organized by the 29th Infantry Division Association, the ceremony will include participation from the 29th Division Color...
The D-Day landing on June 6, 1944.
June 6, 2014 Nearly seven decades ago in the midst of World War II, Allied forces landed on the Normandy coastline on June 6, 1944 with the aim to liberate France, and then advance to Germany. To mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and to honor those Americans...
Ceremony attendees stand in front of chapel.
June 5, 2014 Brittany American Cemetery will host a ceremonial concert on June 5. This concert will feature American marching bands, and participation from military veterans. This event is free and open to the public.
Inscription at entrance to chapel reads, "In memory of the valor and the sacrifices which consecrate this soil."
June 1, 2014 Brittany American Cemetery will host a concert sponsored by the Fleurs de la Mémoire on June 1. This event is free and open to the public.
View of the headstones from the top of the chapel at Brittany American Cemetery.
June 1, 2014 Brittany American Cemetery will host a ceremony specifically honoring paratroopers on June 1. This event will include a CV-22 Osprey flyover. This event is free and open to the public.
May 30, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Clark Veterans Cemetery honored those buried at this site.
Lily plants in front of the Mexico City National Cemetery burial vault.
May 26, 2014 Attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at Mexico City National Cemetery and help remember those buried at this site.
Ambassador Farrar stands next to the podium.
May 26, 2014 The 2014 Memorial Day Ceremony at Corozal American Cemetery in Panama helped remember the more than 5,000 individuals buried at this site.
View from top of chapel, looking down at Color Guard.
May 26, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Brittany American Cemetery in France honored the nearly 5,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Floral wreaths are carried by members of the U.S. military.
May 26, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Cambridge American Cemetery in England honored the nearly 9,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
A color guard marches in with the American flag.
May 26, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at North Africa American Cemetery in Tunisia honored the more than 6,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
A color guard participates in the ceremony.
May 26, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Florence American Cemetery in Italy honored the nearly 6,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Members of the military carry floral wreaths.
May 26, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery in Italy honored the nearly 11,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
A bugler stands amongst the headstones and plays.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Brookwood American Cemetery in England honored the more than 1,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Attendees stand behind a line of floral wreaths.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at St. Mihiel American Cemetery in France honored the more than 4,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
A U.S. Color Guard marches during the ceremony.
May 25, 2014 The 2014 Memorial Day Ceremony at Epinal American Cemetery in France honored the nearly 6,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Rows of school children wave American and Belgian flags.
May 25, 2014 Attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at Flanders Field American Cemetery in Belgium and help honor the more than 400 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Attendees, wreaths and participants.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Netherlands American Cemetery honored the more than 9,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site. Speakers at the ceremony will include ABMC Commissioner Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel and Anne Roosevelt,...
Staff place American and Belgian flags in front of every headstone.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery in France honored the more than 6,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
A French and an American flag are located in the ground in front of every headstone.
May 25, 2014 Attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at Somme American Cemetery in France and help honor the more than 2,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Engraved columns at the entrance of Suresnes American Cemetery.
May 25, 2014 Attend the Memorial Day Ceremony at Suresnes American Cemetery in France and help honor the more than 2,500 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Rear Admiral Christenson shakes hands with flag bearers.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery in France honored the more than 15,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site. The ceremony events included:
Children prepare to help with wreaths at 2012 Memorial Day Ceremony at Lorraine American Cemetery.
May 25, 2014 The 2014 Memorial Day Ceremony at Lorraine American Cemetery in France was held on May 25, 2014.
The choir and official party stand in the memorial area.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Normandy American Cemetery in France honored the nearly 11,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Man in uniform and little girl salute.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at  Rhone American Cemetery in France honored the more than 1,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Marine band performs.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in France honored the more than 3,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Men in uniform stand with flags.
May 25, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Manila American Cemetery in the Philippines honored the more than 50,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Blooming flowers with memorial and statue in background.
May 24, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium and honored the nearly 8,500 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Members of the military march in with flags.
May 24, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Luxembourg American Cemetery honored the nearly 5,500 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
Men place American and Belgian flags in front of every headstone.
May 24, 2014 The Memorial Day Ceremony at Ardennes American Cemetery in Belgium honored the nearly 6,000 individuals buried and memorialized at this site.
A tall brick building houses the chapel at Netherlands American Cemetery
May 5, 2014 Netherlands American Cemetery observed Dodenherdenking, the Dutch version of Memorial Day, on Sunday, May 4, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. The ceremony observing this Dutch holiday included playing the U.S. and Dutch national anthems, two minutes of silence,...
The entrance gate to Mexico City National Cemetery.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Mexico City National Cemetery included playing of the national anthem, posting of the colors, an invocation, and more.
An angel statue looks over the rows of headstones at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium included guest remarks, a wreath-laying, and more.
Four VIPs walk under sword-bearing men and women in uniform during 2012 Veterans Day ceremony.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Cambridge American Cemetery in England included participation from Royal Air Force Air Commodore Steve Shell, and Lt. Gen. Noel T. Jones.
Grass, headstones, and flagpole are seen at Netherlands American Cemetery
November 11, 2013 The ceremony included a wreath-laying, a guest speaker and participation from the AF North International School Air Force JROTC and a children's choir.
Stone columns encircle the memorial area at St. Mihiel American Cemetery.
November 11, 2013 The 2013 Veterans Day Ceremony at St. Mihiel American Cemetery in France honored the sacrifices of the more than 4,000 individuals that are buried or memorialized at this site.
Boy scouts carry a wreath in the chapel.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Ardennes American Cemetery in Belgium honored the sacrifices of the nearly 6,000 individuals that are buried or memorialized at this site.
A man delivers remarks from a podium in front of a line of men holding flags.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at the Chateau-Thierry American Monument in France included a wreath-laying.
Boy scouts process with flags into the cemetery.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Flanders Field American Cemetery in Belgium honored the sacrifices of the more than 400 individuals that are buried or memorialized at this site.
Marines salute as ceremony attendees look on.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Luxembourg American Cemetery included the posting of colors, an invocation, guest remarks, and more.
The entrance at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery in France included sounding of the eleventh hour on the eleventh day by the carillon, reading of the Presidential Veterans Day Proclamation, and more.
A man and child place candles at the base of the flag pole.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day activities at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery in France included two ceremonies, La Flamme de la Mémoire Ceremony, and a Veterans Day Ceremony.
Participants prepare to lay floral wreaths at base of flag pole.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Somme American Cemetery in France included guest remarks, a wreath-laying, a minute of silence, and more.
View of the headstones from the top of the chapel at Brittany American Cemetery.
November 11, 2013 The Veterans Day Ceremony at Brittany American Cemetery in France included a wreath-laying and remarks from guest speakers.

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