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Secretary Matz shakes hands with a man amidst snow fall.
February 12, 2018 Secretary William M. Matz, Jr., spent time overseas last week at a number of ABMC cemeteries and memorials in France to gain a better understanding of the operational needs of the agency.
Engraved columns at the entrance of Suresnes American Cemetery.
February 9, 2018 Due to ongoing snowfall in the Paris area and visitor safety concerns, Suresnes American Cemetery closed today, Friday, February 9, 2018 at noon local time.
Headstones and American flag, Somme American Cemetery.
February 9, 2018 Due to ongoing snowfall in France and visitor safety concerns, Somme American Cemetery closed today, Friday, February 9, 2018 at noon local time. The cemetery is expected to re-open tomorrow, Saturday, February 10 under normal operating hours.
Stamp reads: These immortal chaplains...interfaith in action.
February 3, 2018 Just after midnight on February 3, 1943, the SS Dorchester, a U.S. Army troop ship, was passing through the frigid waters of the North Atlantic. The ship had left St. John’s, Newfoundland a couple of days earlier as part of a convoy.
Historic photo showing man in uniform in front of destroyed plane.
February 2, 2018 Arizona provided 10,500 young men to the U.S. armed forces during World War I. More than 70 Arizonans are buried or memorialized in ABMC cemeteries overseas. The 40th Division (National Guard) drew units and fillers from Arizona.
The entrance gate to Florence American Cemetery.
February 1, 2018 In World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War, millions of Americans served far from home. In the various conflicts, service members fought in the waters of the Atlantic and Pacific.
Two images on top of each other. Both show same tree. Top image shows crashed plane and bottom image shows man standing near crash location.
January 31, 2018 Born in the 1980s, Dan Mercurio never met his great uncle SSgt. Robert Mercurio, who died in World War II. Killed in a plane crash in England in January 1945 and buried in Cambridge American Cemetery, few people alive today have a distinct, personal...
Historic photo shows a man firing a weapon.
January 30, 2018 As 1967 came to a close, U.S. forces and their South Vietnamese allies seemed to be marching towards victory in the Vietnam War.
The zodiac dome, walls of the missing, and altar are seen in the chapel at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery.
January 29, 2018 The chapel at Sicily-Rome American Cemetery is currently closed for renovations with an expected re-opening in summer 2018.

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