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The front of the Cabanatuan American Memorial simply reads "Cabanatuan."
September 29, 2016 To ensure the safety of visitors, the memorial is closed during the renovation process.
Sweeping arcs of headstones dot the landscape at Cambridge American Cemetery.
September 28, 2016 Due to unexpected maintenance, the Cambridge American Cemetery Visitor Center is currently closed.  The rest of the cemetery remains fully open and accessible to the public.
A map shows forests, rivers, farms, battle lines, and photo references.
September 26, 2016 To help teachers and students gain a deeper understanding of the fighting that occurred on the hills, fields, roads, towns and farms of the Western Front, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) is releasing Teaching and Mapping the Geography of the Meuse Argonne Offensive.
Merritt kneels next to the gravesite of Cpl. Brassie S. Cascio.
September 21, 2016 93-year-old Kenneth “Rock” Merritt, a veteran of World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War, returned to Europe last month to visit his fallen comrades at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery in Belgium.
Rows of headstones located at Florence American Cemetery.
September 19, 2016 A major repaving project is underway at the Florence American Cemetery. All gates are currently open and access to the monument parking area is now available.  Access to plot areas, visitor building, memorial building and chapel is not be affected.
Senator Ron Johnson, Sally Berkholder, and Congressman Sean Duffy stand next to the plaque.
September 14, 2016 More than 70 years after the death of 2nd Lt. Ellen G. Ainsworth, she received a special honor in her home town of Glenwood City, Wisconsin—the local post office has been renamed after her.
Cub Scouts march in with flags and wreath during the ceremony.
September 8, 2016 On Veterans Day, November 11, 2016 ABMC sites throughout the world will host ceremonies to honor our fallen.
Thomas, in a white coat and gloves, works to process the historic poster.
August 25, 2016 Understanding that pieces of our American heritage were being lost, nearly 50 years ago Congress passed the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, changing the way the U.S.
Using shades of black and gray, the face of a soldier is seen in the canvas.
August 18, 2016 After a school visit to Rhone American Cemetery, Matéo Cadiergues had been given homework—produce a poem, letter or piece of artwork that explains the price of freedom.