Mémorial Day 2017 -

Memorial Day au cimetière Aisne-Marne de Belleau 2024

Concerts, Shows and Conferences, Commemorative items (military / souvenirs) in Belleau
Free
  • Join us for this beautiful Memorial Day ceremony, a tribute to American soldiers, at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau.

    Memorial Day is a vacation in the United States, celebrated every year on the last Monday in May.
    It honors members of the United States Armed Forces who have died in combat in all wars.

    **Saturday, May 25, 2024

    4:30 pm: Meet in front of Belleau town hall
    5pm: wreath-laying at the war memorial, communal cemetery
    tribute to soldier Ernest Stiker.
    Ceremony open...
    Join us for this beautiful Memorial Day ceremony, a tribute to American soldiers, at the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau.

    Memorial Day is a vacation in the United States, celebrated every year on the last Monday in May.
    It honors members of the United States Armed Forces who have died in combat in all wars.

    **Saturday, May 25, 2024

    4:30 pm: Meet in front of Belleau town hall
    5pm: wreath-laying at the war memorial, communal cemetery
    tribute to soldier Ernest Stiker.
    Ceremony open to all available flag bearers.
    6pm: Mass at Belleau church, attended by French, American and German civil and military authorities. Twelve flag-bearers will be laid out in the flesh.

    **Sunday, May 26, 2024

    8:30 am: flag bearers welcome in front of the Cemetery entrance (APAC arbour).
    9:30am: end of flag bearer set-up
    9:45am: start of Memorial Day ceremony

    At the end of the ceremony, a reception is held in front of the town hall, with music by the Marine Corps and the Union Musicale de Château-Thierry.

    On this day of commemoration, you can also visit the Musée de la Mémoire de Belleau 1914-1918, located in the village center, with free admission.

    Admission is free and open to all.
    Shuttle buses will be available from Château.
  • Rates
  • Free
Schedules
Schedules
  • From May 25, 2024 until May 26, 2024
Close