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Marine Sgt. Maj. Darrell Carver, 6th Marine Regiment, walks through the graves at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France, during the Memorial Day ceremony there in 2017.

Marine Sgt. Maj. Darrell Carver, 6th Marine Regiment, walks through the graves at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France, during the Memorial Day ceremony there in 2017. (Michael Abrams/Stars and Stripes)

In addition to ceremonies in the United States, more than two dozen Memorial Day remembrances will take place this weekend at American Battle Monument Commission cemeteries in 10 countries.

Active-duty personnel, survivors of past conflicts and loved ones of those who died fighting for the United States are in attendance at many of the observances. This year’s events will be held Saturday, Sunday or Monday, depending on location.

Here’s a list:

Belgium

Ardennes American Cemetery, 10 a.m. Saturday

Flanders Field American Cemetery, 3 p.m. Sunday

Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, 4 p.m. Saturday

France

Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, 9:45 a.m. Sunday

Brittany American Cemetery, 4 p.m. Sunday

Epinal American Cemetery, 10:30 a.m. Sunday

Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Cemetery, 10 a.m. Sunday

Lorraine American Cemetery, 11 a.m. Sunday

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, 11 a.m. Sunday

Normandy American Cemetery, 10:30 a.m. Sunday

Oise-Aisne American Cemetery, 3 p.m. Sunday

Rhone American Cemetery, 10 a.m. Sunday

Somme American Cemetery, 11:30 a.m. Sunday

St. Mihiel American Cemetery, 10 a.m. Sunday

Suresnes American Cemetery, 2:30 p.m. Sunday

Italy

Florence American Cemetery, 11 a.m. Monday

Sicily-Rome American Cemetery, 4:30 p.m. Saturday

Luxembourg

Luxembourg American Cemetery, 2 p.m. Saturday

Mexico

Mexico City National Cemetery, 10 a.m. Monday

Netherlands

Netherlands American Cemetery, 3 p.m. Sunday

Panama

Corozal American Cemetery, 9 a.m. Monday

Philippines

Manila American Cemetery, 8 a.m. Sunday

Clark Veterans Cemetery, 10 a.m. Monday

Tunisia

North Africa American Cemetery, 10 a.m. Saturday

United Kingdom

Brookwood American Cemetery, 2 p.m. Sunday

Cambridge American Cemetery, 11 a.m. Monday

Americans and French commemorated Memorial Day and the centennial of the World War I Battle of Belleau Wood at a ceremony at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France in 2018.

Americans and French commemorated Memorial Day and the centennial of the World War I Battle of Belleau Wood at a ceremony at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France in 2018. (Michael Abrams/Stars and Stripes)

A firing team from the 2nd Cavalry Regiment out of Vilseck, Germany, fires volleys at the Memorial Day Ceremony at Lorraine American Cemetery in St. Avold, France, Sunday, May 26, 2019.

A firing team from the 2nd Cavalry Regiment out of Vilseck, Germany, fires volleys at the Memorial Day Ceremony at Lorraine American Cemetery in St. Avold, France, Sunday, May 26, 2019. (Michael Abrams)

American volunteers from Ramstein Air Base salute during the playing of the French equivalent of taps at the Memorial Day ceremony at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, France, in May 2017.

American volunteers from Ramstein Air Base salute during the playing of the French equivalent of taps at the Memorial Day ceremony at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery in Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, France, in May 2017. (Michael Abrams/Stars and Stripes)


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