24.03.2017 Ramstein, Spangdahlem Airmen remember the Wereth 11

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Volunteer flag bearers from the village of Wereth, Belgium present flags during a ceremony to honor the memory of the Wereth 11, in Wereth, Belgium, March 24, 2017. Community members joined Airmen from Ramstein Air Base and Spangdahlem Air Base to conduct a ceremony to honor 11 African American soldiers, now known as the Wereth 11, who were captured, tortured and executed by the Nazi SS during World War II.

 

MSGT-Mike-Murieen

                                                        Special thanks to MSGT Mike Murieen for organizing this ceremony,

                                                                                and to Manu for the beautiful photos.