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American Battle Monuments Commission's seal

Following new pandemic measures taken by the Mexican government, the Mexico City National Cemetery (MXAC) located in Mexico City, Mexico, has temporarily closed as of Monday, Dec. 21, 2020. 

Gen. George S. Patton Jr., buried in Luxembourg American Cemetery

On this date in 1945, General George S. Patton, Jr. died in Germany of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

1st Lt. Aubrey Rion buried in Luxembourg American Cemetery

1st Lt. Aubrey H. Rion was born in 1919 in S.C. He attended Clemson University, with the goal of becoming a doctor.

Technician 4th Grade Truman Kimbro

Technician 4th Grade Truman Kimbro was born on Apr. 15, 1918 at Cottonwood, Tex. Kimbro was part of the 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division (2ID). 

Chaplain Clyde E. Kimball

Chaplain Clyde E. Kimball joined the Army in June 1941. He served in many European countries -- Belgium, England, France, Holland, and Luxembourg -- giving two or three services per day to the troops.

Tech 4th Grade Jame A. Stewart

West Virginia native Technician 4th Grade James A. Stewart, was the youngest of a family of eight. An acclaimed baseball player, he volunteered for the Army while working for a paper mill.

American Battle Monuments Commission's seal

Following new pandemic measures taken by the Dutch government, the Netherlands American Cemetery (NEAC) located in Margraten has temporarily closed as of  Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2020.
 

Battle of the Bulge Monument - 2020 ceremony (01)

Today, the Secretary of the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC), William M. Matz, officially accepted the Battle of the Bulge Monument as ABMC's 31st federal monument.

ReDiscover ABMC cover

This week, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) launched a new series of videos highlighting America's overseas military cemeteries and monuments called the