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ABMC is an agency of the executive branch of the federal government, honoring the service, achievements and sacrifices of the U.S. armed forces abroad since 1917.

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Rainbows after the storm, Cambridge American Cemetery, ©ABMC-Suzie Harrison
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Cambridge American Cemetery is the only WWII military cemetery located in the United Kingdom. The graves of more than 3,800 WWII fallen are taken care of by our dedicated staff members: gardeners, maintenance workers, and administrative staff members.

Memorial Day 2021 at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
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This year, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) hosted private Memorial Day ceremonies to honor and remember the service, achievements and sacrifices made by the thousands of men and women commemorated at our sites. 
 

Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery
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In keeping with guidance from local authorities, Ardennes, Flanders Field, and Henri-Chapelle American Cemeteries in Belgium fully reopened June 1, 2021.

Corozal American Cemetery
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In keeping with guidance from local authorities, Corozal American Cemetery in Panama fully reopened June 1, 2021.

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On 22 January 2020, at 10:45 a.m. (local time), Sicily-Rome American Cemetery will host a ceremony in remembrance of the 76th anniversary of the Allied Landings in Anzio and Nettuno, Italy.

Marble headstones are perfectly aligned near flowering bushes.
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To mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge during World War II, the Luxembourg American Cemetery, Luxembourg, will hold a commemorative ceremony on December 16, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Marble headstones are perfectly aligned near flowering bushes.
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Please join us at Luxembourg American Cemetery on December 13, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. to participate in a luminary event to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Bulge.

American flags line the pathway and floral beds at the cemetery.
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Mexico City National Cemetery will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2019 at 09:00 a.m.