American Memorial Day Day - 2017

On Sunday 28th May 2017 Dean and Mike of the Friends of the Aldershot Military Museum attended a ceremony for American Memorial Day at the American Battle Monument in Brookwood Cemetery. The ceremony was a day before the official date of American Memorial Day.

Attending were dignitaries from USA, UK, Canada and Israel, along with U.S. Air Force personnel and the British Army.

Brookwood Cemetery is the final resting place for 468 American War Dead from WW1.

The US Airforce performed a flypast in two Lakenheath USAF F-15's.

Click here to see Forces News coverage of the event.

Here some of ourpictures from the event.