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COMMEMORATION OF CONSCRIPTION AND “FORCED RECRUITMENT” IN LUXEMBOURG – STUDY PROJECT AT THE UNIVERSITY OF LUXEMBOURG

How does the commemoration of the “Ons Jongen” in Luxembourg look like? What is remembered and celebrated? What kind of ceremonies and memorials exist today?

During the summer semester of 2021 of the study program (Bachelor en Cultures Européennes) at the University of Luxembourg, Focus History – together with 18 students we discussed and shared aspects of commemoration and memorials of the conscripted women and men in Luxembourg during WWII.

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