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Color guard members from Landstuhl Regional Medical Center participate in a May 17 ceremony in Wereth, Belgium, honoring 11 African-American Soldiers murdered during World War II.

Wereth 11 honored at Belgian ceremony

Story and photo by Taylor Massey
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center Public Affairs

A significant memorial was held in the small town of Wereth, Belgium, to celebrate, honor and recognize 11 African-American Soldiers who fought and were massacred during World War II. These men are now remembered as “The Wereth 11.”

June 5, 2014 ×