WWII 75th Anniversary Commemoration

12/7/2016–9/2/2020 Calendar of Events

2016 Events

Wednesday, December 7 — Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary Remembrance Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

2017 Events

Saturday, January 7 — Battle of Bataan 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Friday, January 13 — Battle of the Atlantic 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, April 18 — Doolittle Raid 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, May 4 — Battle of the Coral Sea 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, May 8 — V-E Day Observance at the WWII Memorial’

Monday, May 29 — Memorial Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, June 3 — Battle of Midway 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, August 7 — Battle of Guadalcanal 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, September 2 — V-J Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, October 25 — Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, November 8 — Operation Torch 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, November 11 — Veterans Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, December 7 — Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

2018 Events

Monday, February 19 — Battle of Kasserine Pass 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Friday, March 23 — Battle of El Guettar 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, May 8 — V-E Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Friday, May 11 — Battle of Attu 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, May 28 — Memorial Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, June 20 – Battle for the Skies (Air War) 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, July 9 — Invasion of Sicily 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, September 2 — V-J Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, September 9 — Battle of Salerno 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, November 11 — Veterans Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, November 20 — Battle of Tarawa 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Friday, December 7 — Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

2019 Events

Thursday, January 17 — Battle of Monte Cassino 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, January 22 — Battle of Anzio 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, January 31 — Battle of Kwajalein 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, May 8 — V-E Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Monday, May 27 — Memorial Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, June 6 — Battle of Normandy (D-Day) 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, June 15 — Battle of Saipan 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, July 21 — Battle of Guam 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, August 7 — Battle for Brest 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, August 15 — Operation Dragoon 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, September 2 — V-J Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, September 5 — Battle of Nancy 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, September 15 — Battle of Peleliu 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, September 17 — Operation Market Garden 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, September 17 — Battle of Angaur 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, September 19 — Battle of Hurtgen Forest 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, October 2 — Battle of Aachen 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, October 23 — Battle of Leyte Gulf 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, November 11 — Veterans Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, December 7 — Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Monday, December 16 — Battle of the Bulge 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

2020 Events

Wednesday, January 1 — Operation Nordwind 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, January 9 — Battle of Luzon 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, January 20 — Colmar Pocket 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, February 3 — Battle of Manila 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, February 19 — Battle of Iwo Jima 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, March 7 — Ruhr Pocket 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, March 24 — Operation Varsity 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, April 1 — Battle of Okinawa 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, April 6 — Operation Grapeshot (Spring Offensive) 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Friday, May 8 — V-E Day 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, May 25 — Memorial Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, September 2 — V-J Day 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

The Friends of the National World War II Memorial's WWII 75th Anniversary Commemoration is generously sponsored by AT&T.

Generous support has also been provided by the Albert and Ethel Herzstein Charitable Foundation and Worthington Industries.

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