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Calvin Blum is interviewed.
November 8, 2013 The loss of American life during World War I and World War II affected people in every corner of the United States, and forever changed the future of these families that suffered losses.
Participants stand with a wreath during the 2012 Veterans Day ceremony at Manila American Cemetery.
September 30, 2013 Plan a visit to an ABMC site on Veterans Day to honor the fallen. Ceremonies are planned in France, England, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Philippines, and the Netherlands.
The entrance at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery.
September 5, 2013 ABMC announces a new partnership with UNC and Virginia Tech to create a World War I-focused, education program developed by teachers.
United States flag with American Battle Monuments Commission logo
July 22, 2013 The U.S. Korean War Memorial at the United Nations (U.N.) Cemetery in Korea will be officially dedicated on July 28, 2013.
Command Chaplain John Brzek, Father Gary L. Secor, and ABMC Secretary Max Cleland at Honolulu Memorial
June 1, 2013 Command Chaplain Jon Brzek, Father Gary L. Secor, and ABMC Secretary Max Cleland joined at the Honolulu Memorial to honor Army Chaplain Emil Kapaun with a ceremony.
Vietnam War Pavilion was added to the Honolulu Memorial in 2012.
May 31, 2013 ABMC received a 2013 Preservation Honor Award from the Historic Hawai’i Foundation for exemplary achievement in the field of historic preservation.
A marine kneels and bows his head at a headstone at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery.
May 27, 2013 During Memorial Day weekend ABMC sites paid tribute to the more than 218,000 individuals commemorated at these overseas cemeteries.
World map showing locations of World War I events
May 21, 2013 Experience the history of World War I, “The Great War,” through an interactive timeline and map.
Max Cleland shakes hands with Prince Harry.
May 9, 2013 ABMC Secretary Max Cleland spoke with Prince Harry during a reception for the HALO Trust at the residence of British Ambassador Sir Peter Westmacott.