The headquarters of the USVF-L are located in the community of Contern,
In 1992 our association adopted every single grave of the 5,079 GIs buried
at the U.S. Cemetery at Hamm (Luxembourg).
Thus, every Memorial Day, the USVF-L sponsor and lay a rose at the foot of each
cross of every single GI's grave.
We also did the sponsoring of some of the features and equipment useful and helpful to the
US cemetery and its staff.
Further the USVF-L are involved in the sponsoring and maintenance of WW2 memorials
all over the country and even in the "Grande Région" area. Of course the USVF-L also attend
wreath laying ceremonies, WW2 monument inaugurations with representatives and
For many years the USVF-L have been organizing with support of the community at Hoscheid
every December 16th (6:30am) a Night Vigil in remembrance of the beginning of the Battle
of the Bulge.
Last but not least, we are devoted to WW2 US Veterans and their families. To achieve
these aims, we have been organizing all over the years our famous "Friendship Week"
in June and also guided individual Veterans in their search of the past all over the
former battle fields of Luxembourg.