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.
In keeping with guidance from local authorities, North Africa American Cemetery has temporarily closed as May 7, 2021.
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.
Suresnes American Cemetery will be closed on May 10, for a Memorial Day film production.
In keeping with guidance from local authorities, Brookwood and Cambridge Ameri
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.