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Unknown Soldier at Epinal American Cemetery

Shortly after the close of the war, Congress passed a bill providing for the entombment of a World War II unknown to join that of unknown from World War I on the Amphitheater plaza at Arlington National Cemetery.

North African Fountain

In keeping with guidance from local authorities, North Africa American Cemetery has temporarily closed as May 7, 2021.
 

Memorial Day flag image

The American Battle Monuments Commission will honor the fallen this Memorial Day, but due to host-nation COVID-19 guidance and out of an abundance of caution, all ceremonies will be closed to the public.

Rows of marble headstones dot the rolling landscape at Florence American Cemetery.

In keeping with guidance from local authorities, Florence and Sicily-Rome American Cemeteries partially reopened May 3, 2021.

Epinal American Cemetery EPAC ©ABMC-Warrick Page

Epinal American Cemetery will be closed on May 12, for a Memorial Day film production. 

Please contact the cemetery with any questions or concerns.

American Battle Monuments Commission's seal

In keeping with guidance from local authorities, Brookwood and Cambridge Ameri

World War I nurses at an American Red Cross hospital

Buried side by side at Suresnes American Cemetery just outside Paris, lie the Cromwell sisters, who traded in a life of prominence in New York City to be frontline nurses during World War I.