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Mrs. Roosevelt Visits Luxembourg

For those of you who don’t know us, we have a soft spot for the formidable “First Lady of the World,” Eleanor Roosevelt. Mrs. Roosevelt served as First Lady of the United States for an unprecedented 12 years and had an impressive diplomatic career after the death of her husband, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The…

By admin April 19, 2019 Off

Why Us?

We realize that some visitors to the site may have questions as to why two identical twin sisters from the United States have decided to recognize stories from almost 75 years ago in a country thousands of miles away. That’s a fair question! And one that requires some more background. (We apologize in advance for…

By admin April 8, 2019 Off

Why have a blog?

As we were discovering the countless heartwarming stories of friendship between Luxembourgers and American soldiers, we realized that sometimes a single point on a map just isn’t enough. We struggled to write a few of the memorials’ narratives, but how do you decide what to include when there are decades of memories to share, or…

By admin January 31, 2019 Off