News & Events

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

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

Please contact the cemetery with any questions or concerns.

Events

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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.