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Liberation of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg

 
 
Liberation of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, April 24, 2010
1. Liberation of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg Marker
Inscription.

Sixty years after the liberation of the Grand-Duchy of
Luxembourg by American troops, this plaque was unveiled
by Their Royal Highnesses, Grand Duke Henri and
Grand Duchess Maria Teresa on September 13, 2004,
as a token of gratitude of the Luxembourg people to the
American Nation for enabling them to recover their
independence and freedom.

 
Erected by Embassy of Luxembourg.
 
Location. 38° 54.682′ N, 77° 2.944′ W. Marker is in Dupont Circle, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Avenue, NW and 22nd Street, NW, on the right when traveling east on Massachusetts Avenue, NW. Touch for map. Marker is on the wall at the Embassy's main entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2200 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Washington DC 20008, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tomáš G. Masaryk Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Eleftherios Venizelos (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Assassination of Orlando Letelier and Ronni K. Moffitt (about 400 feet away); The Gilded Age (about
Liberation of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg Marker image. Click for full size.
By Richard E. Miller, April 24, 2010
2. Liberation of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg Marker
400 feet away); The Society of the Cincinnati (about 400 feet away); Cosmos Club (about 500 feet away); The Arts in Sheridan-Kalorama (about 500 feet away); Taras Shevchenko Memorial (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dupont Circle.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Additional keywords. Embassy Row
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 2, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 792 times since then and 36 times this year. Last updated on February 18, 2014, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 2, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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