Schedule of Events

2019 Schedule of Events

Thursday, January 17 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Monte Cassino 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, January 22 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Anzio 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, January 31 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Kwajalein 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, May 8 at 11:00 AM

V-E Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Monday, May 27 at 9:00 AM

Memorial Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, June 5 at 10:00 AM

“THE FIRST WAVE: The D Day Warriors Who Led The Way to Victory in WWII” by Alex Kershaw with WWII Veterans

Wednesday, June 5 at 4:00 PM

Operation Overlord 75th Anniversary Opening Ceremony and Reading of the Names

Thursday, June 6 at 10:00 AM

Operation Overlord (D-Day) 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Saturday, June 15 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Saipan 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, July 7 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Saint-Lô 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, July 16 – Saturday, July 20

4th Annual Friends of the National WWII Memorial Teachers Network and Conference at the Georgetown University and Conference Center

Sunday, July 21 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Guam 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, August 7 at 11:30 AM

Battle for Brest 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, August 15 at 11:30 AM

Operation Dragoon 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, August 21 at 11:30 a.m.

Ambassador F. Haydn Williams 100th Birthday Commemoration

Thursday, August 29

Liberation of Paris 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Monday, September 2 at 11:00 AM

V-J Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, September 5 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Nancy 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Sunday, September 15 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Peleliu 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, September 17 at 11:30 AM

Operation Market Garden 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Tuesday, September 17 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Angaur 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Thursday, September 19 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Hürtgen Forest 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Friday, September 27 at 2:00 PM

Battle of Metz 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, October 2 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Aachen 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, October 23 at 11:30 AM

Battle of Leyte and Battle of Leyte Gulf 75th Anniversary Commemorations at the WWII Memorial

Monday, November 11 at 9:00 AM

Veterans Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

Wednesday, November 13 at 9:00 AM

7th Annual Haydn Williams World War II Memorial Legacy Lecture

Saturday, December 7 at 12:53 PM

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Observance at the WWII Memorial

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Saturday, December 14 at 4:30 p.m.

Christmas Caroling at the WWII Memorial


Saturday, December 15 at 3:00 p.m.

Battle of the Bulge 75th Anniversary Opening Ceremony and Reading of the Names

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Monday, December 16 at 11:00 AM

Battle of the Bulge 75th Anniversary Commemoration at the WWII Memorial

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Monday, December 16 at 3:00 p.m.

“The Longest Winter: The Battle of the Bulge and the Epic Story of World War II’s Most Decorated Platoon” by Alex Kershaw with WWII Veterans

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