News & Events

News

Remembering the Invasion of Sicily in World War II (Circa)

Veterans Reflect on D-Day 74 Years Later (The Story with Martha MacCallum)

Discovering Washington, D.C.’s Historical Marvels (Jetline Cruise)

Toski Brothers Honored for World War II Service in Washington, D.C.

WWII Veterans remember V-E Day in Washington

Redskins President Bruce Allen Speaks At Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

WWII vets honored at their memorial

NFL coaching great Marv Levy remembers the euphoria of V-J Day

Redskins Take Part In Pearl Harbor Commemoration

Redskins Take Part In Pearl Harbor Commemoration (VIDEO)

World War II veterans gather in Washington to commemorate V-J Day (Stars and Stripes)

The Greatest Generation Commemorates V-J Day at the National World War II Memorial (photos) (The Georgetowner)

Veterans say wading in WWII Memorial’s Rainbow Pool ‘disrespectful’ (Fox News)

New Signs Considered to Prevent World War II Memorial Wading (Military.com)

Should people wade in the WWII Memorial pools? (WJLA)

At the WWII Memorial, a complicated question: To wade or not to wade? (Washington Post)

Ceremony marks 72nd anniversary of D-Day (WNYT)

D-Day Commemoration Held at World War II Memorial in Washington DC (Getty Images)

D-Day: Ceremonies Mark 72 Years Since Normandy Landings (WNBC)

Veterans present wreaths at World War II Memorial (WTOP)

Veterans present wreaths at Freedom Wall on Memorial Day (FOX 5)

World War II Memorial ceremony honors the fallen (Stars and Stripes)

WWII Today, The Reading List: Josiah Bunting III (WWII Magzine/HISTORYNET.com)

Events

Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.
Veterans Day Observance at the WWII Memorial
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.
6th Annual Haydn Williams World War II Memorial Legacy Lecture
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Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.
Battle of Tarawa 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial
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Friday, December 7, 2018 at 12:53 PM
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Observance at the WWII Memorial
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Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
Christmas Caroling at the WWII Memorial
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If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Friends Executive Director Holly Rotondi at 202.675.2017 or by email.

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