• Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps on the steps of the Court of Honor

    American Memorial

    Park Northern Mariana Islands

Photo Gallery

American Memorial Park Mall Entrance
American Memorial Park Mall Entrance
Yasuhito Taguchi
 
Memorial Court of Honor and Flag Circle
Memorial Court of Honor and Flag Circle
NPS
 
Visitor Center Entrance
Visitor Center Entrance
NPS
 
Visitor Center
Visitor Center
NPS
 
Amphitheater
Amphitheater
NPS
 
Saipan American Memorial and Carillon Bell Tower
Saipan American Memorial and Carillon Bell Tower
NPS
 
Micro Beach
Micro Beach
NPS
 
Smiling Cove Marina
Smiling Cove Marina
NPS

Did You Know?

Soldiers in Siapan photograph courtesy of History and Museums Division, U.S. Marine Corps

On D-Day, June 15, 1944, the Island of Saipan was attacked by the United States' 2nd and 4th Marine Divisions, who landed along the western lagoon of Saipan. Two days later, the U.S. Army 27th Infantry Division landed in support of the invasion and fought along the eastern half of Saipan.