While ABMC sites are closed to the public, ABMC cemetery superintendents keep making sure that the resting places of our fallen service members are well taken care of. The have taken over the mowers, and keep raising and lowering our colors every single day.
The Month of the Military Child, observed in April, celebrates the past and present bravery and sacrifice of U.S. service members’ children on the home front.
There’s no question that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the lives of many individuals around the world.
To support the health and well-being of our staff and visitors, all non-Memorial Day events at ABMC sites will be canceled until further notice. This decision is based on official guidance from health and government authorities in the countries where we operate.
In keeping with current precautionary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) cemeteries are closed until further notice.
Effective immediately and in keeping with U.S. & local authority guidance to prevent the spread of COVID-19, all American Battle Monuments Commission sites in Belgium are completely closed until further notice.
Effective immediately and in keeping with U.S. and local authority guidance to support the prevention and spread of COVID-19, Netherlands American Cemetery is completely closed until further notice.