- Starts: 13/10/2019 10:30 am
- Ends: 13/10/2019 11:30 am
The National Day of Remembrance is dedicated to the memory of the struggle waged by the Luxembourg people during the 1940-1945 occupation. For the year 2019, the official date of the Remembrance Day of Luxembourg has been set for Sunday, October 13, 2019.
In Diekirch, the religious service will be followed by wreaths laying at the Monument to the Death in presence of the local authorities and a detachment of honour of the Luxembourg army.
The National Museum of Military History in Diekirch, Luxembourg was created in 1984 by collectors and volunteers. The museum traces the course of the Second World War with a particular focus on the Battle of the Bulge. Through its collections of weapons, vehicles and diverse equipment, the MNHM illustrates the technical and logistic evolutions within the armed forces of the belligerent parties.
On 21 and 22 September 2019, Ettelbruck will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Luxembourg and of the city of Ettelbruck.
In Esch-sur-Alzette, the ceremony will take place on the Place de la Résistance from 11am to 12pm. It will be followed by a reception at the National Museum of the Resistance.