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Cpl. William H. Myers, Jr., in uniform in an undated photo.
May 6, 2015 Shortly after Cpl. William H. Myers, Jr., arrived overseas with the 571st Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion in November 1944, he learned he was going to be a father.
Headstones decorated with flowers and photos.
May 5, 2015 Every marble headstone and every name on the Wall of the Missing at an ABMC cemetery represents a person who gave the ultimate sacrifice. These people were fathers, mothers, brothers, uncles, sons, and daughters.
An eagle sculpture adorns the entrance to Lorraine American Cemetery.
May 4, 2015 National History Day (NHD) announced this morning the launch of phase one of a new, free teacher resource,
United States flag with American Battle Monuments Commission logo
May 1, 2015 On May 8, 1945 the world celebrated the end of World War II in Europe, but for some young American children it represented the beginning of a lifetime without their fathers.
Screenshot of map showing Italy and Mediterrean Sea
April 27, 2015 Allied forces conquered Sicily in the summer of 1943, securing the island by August 17. This defeat precipitated the fall of Fascist Dictator Benito Mussolini, and the new Italian government negotiated an armistice with the Allies.
This screenshot from the Americans in Great Britain Interactive shows American pilots in Great Britain.
April 21, 2015 The United States and Great Britain have been firm allies for a century. Their mutually beneficial relationship particularly deepened during  World War II, when the circumstances of war brought hundreds of thousands of Americans through the British...
A woman kneels next to a headstone at Suresnes American Cemetery.
March 23, 2015 In the aftermath of World War I, wives became widows, and mothers outlived their sons. More than 100,000 Americans died during the Great War, creating suffering and pain for those family members they left behind.
United States flag with American Battle Monuments Commission logo
March 20, 2015 Never Forgotten, an ABMC World War I documentary, will premier at the 2015 GI Film Festival in May. Never Forgotten follows the story of Sergeant Paul Maynard, a doughboy from Connecticut.
Homescreen of the Cambridge American Cemetery App
March 12, 2015 During World War II the British not only served as one of our closest Allies, England became the base for American forces in northern Europe specifically before the invasion of the mainland in June 1944.