Defense The American Battle Monuments Commission Honors Them All Recoil Staff May 28, 2013 Join the Conversation The American Battle Monuments Commission was established in 1923 by the United States Congress to care for the graves of over 125,000 American war dead in addition to nearly 100,000 individuals commemorated on the Tablets of the Missing. The Commission manages 25 memorials, monuments nad markers and oversees 24 overseas military cemeteries. Most are built to commemorate the service and sacrifice of those who fought in the two World Wars. Today the ABMC held Memorial Day ceremonies around the world, at cemeteries in England, France, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, the Philippines, Panama and Mexico. Visit the ABMC on Facebook for more images from their Memorial Day ceremonies. On Facebook here. Explore RECOILweb:Gun confiscation by proxyAREX Delta & Alpha PistolsNew Products - Issue 352014 Polaris RZR - Blade Runner NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.