Category Archives: "Expeditions"

15 Říj, 2017

Expedition Elsenborn 2017: Monuments in Krinkelt-Rocherath (Video)

During our August Expedition Elsenborn 2017 we also visited Krinkelt-Rocherath, two practically connected Belgian villages, which became the backbone of the US 2nd and 99th Infantry Division’s defenses against advancing German troops at the outset of the Ardennes offensive in this sector of the Belgian-German border region. In both villages was led by a very […]

16 Srp, 2017

Expedition Elsenborn 2017

Next week members of our association will travel to the Belgian-German border to the places where the men of the American 2nd Infantry Division and 99th Infantry Division in December 1944 fought against German enemy and its elite troops. Both divisions in this time led one of the hardest defensive fighting in the whole Battle […]