Monuments of the World War II, for and after 70th anniversary
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Jacques's Wood was the site of unusually violent fighting.
In Jacques Wood, American soldiers stopped the German army (which was occupying Foy) on its way to Bastogne.
This memorial honors the courage and the heroism of the American soldiers during the winter 1944-1945 (May 29, 2015)
Commemorative plaque in honor and remembrance of the paratroopers and glidermen of the 82ndAirborne "All American" Division for their selfless sacrifice and courage liberating Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge.
On January 31st, 1945 Lanzerath was liberated by the Division's 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment.
This plaque commemorates the 70th anniversay of the 82nd Airborne's final combat action in Belgium before breaching the West Wall and fighting in Germany. (January 31, 2015)
OUR DUTY IS TO REMEMBER
Monument erected in honor of the members of the 327th Glider Infantry Regiment who gave their life and paid their blood in the defense of MARVIE during the German winter offensive in December 1944. (December 5, 2014)
En l'honneur des membres du 327ème Glider Infantry Regiment qui ont donné leur vie et verse leur sang en défendant MARVIE durant la Batailles des Ardennes.
Monument Desobry: Never forget the courage and the sacrifice of the Young GIs in the Battle around Noville. (December 14, 2014)
10th Armored Division - 101st Airborne Division - 3rd Army
Monument Desobry: N'oublions jamais le courage et le sacrifice des jeunes GI, dans les combats de Noville.
Rencheux (Vielsalm), Belgium
Commemorative plaque in honor of all the members of the US Air Force and the Royal Air Force, of all nationalities, serving in WWII in the skies over Belgium. (December 18, 2014)
Plaque commémorative en mémoire de tous les membres de l'US Air Force, de la Royal Air Force et des autres alliés de toutes nationalités qui ont servi pendant la 2ème guerre mondiale dans le ciel belge. ( 18 décembre 2014)
Rencheux (Vielsalm), Belgium
Commemorative plaque in honor of all the men of the 75th Infantry Division, active in combat on the Salm River Valley in 1945. (January 16, 2016)
Plaque commémorative en l'honneur de tous les hommes de la 75th Infantry Division qui ont combattu dans la vallée de la Salm en 1945. (16 janvier 2016)
New Memorial dedicated to Richard J. FIELD and his fellow soldiers of the 551st Parachute Infantry Battalion. January 7, 2017)
Savy (Bastogne), Belgium
Plaque dedicated to the officers and soldiers of the 377th Parachute Field Artillery of the 101st Airborne Division who in December 1944 and January 1945 repulsed the nazi's invaders in this area and more particularly to: Captain Charles Knight, Lt Red Richardson, Lt Wick Goist ans Lt Everett Andrew who stayed in this house in December 1944. (December 9, 2016)