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May 19, 2017 (Brussels, Belgium). A heartfelt thanks to Mphasis was the order of the day at a special ceremony held to celebrate the launch of the new AOMDA Foundation website and the people who helped to...

FFAC 100th anniversary ceremony

April 6, 2017 (Waregem, Belgium). To mark the Centenary of the United States’ entry into the First World War, a moving sunset ceremony was held at the Flanders Field American Cemetery in Waregem. Organized by...

Flanders Field Visitors Center opening

April 6, 2017 (Waregem, Belgium). After years of planning and construction, a brand new Visitors Center at the Flanders Field American Cemetery has officially opened its doors to the public. On a sunny April a...

Flanders Field Poem Muraille

“In Flanders Fields, the poppies blow beneath the crosses row on row that mark our place…”. The words of this famous poem, written by Canadian medic John McCrae in 1915, mark a favorite moment for many who att...