Relive The Past – Berdorf in the Battle of the Bulge
Reliving the Past: The Battle of The Bulge
Free World War 2 Battlefield Tour! This battlefield tour focusses on the Southern Shoulder of the Battle of the Bulge. In the village of Berdorf, this guided tour takes you back in time to relive the past and witness historical locations and battlefield sites that were part of the Battle of the Bulge. Focussing on […]
Veteran Research: Pvt William D. Sheehan – Battle of the Bulge
The title is as clear as it is! I may use the first bit for a sequel to other battlefields or even my own battlefield tour company, but right now we’re reliving the past of the Battle of the Bulge. On August 13th I went on a mini vacation to the area that was originally […]
Ciney Military Expo April 26th 2015!
WILLIAM D. SHEEHAN KILLED IN ACTION Word was received here this week that Pfc. William D. Sheehan of Osage, was reported killed in action in Luxembourg on December 26th. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mark Sheehan of Osage. The parents received the telegram from the War Department on Sunday, January 14th. Young […]
Score at Ciney
This year’s edition of the military expo has been a blast! I recorded a little vlog if you want an impression of how my day has been. It started off a bit chaotic as my alarm went at the wrong time, but we managed to get there in time. I’ve met up with a couple […]
In search of a Hero!
An Unforgettable day Ciney Militaria Expo 2.0 October 2014! The Ciney Militaria Expo occurs twice a year and I can say I look forward to it every time! I love the fresh air early in the morning while driving through Belgium. As soon as I arrive at the expo my heart starts beating a little […]
A very unusual meeting between U.S. and German soldiers in the Battle of the Bulge!
During a metal detecting trip on the Western Front we a found a U.S. Canteen. To our surprise there was a name inscribed! The owner who named himself Gilbert, probably lost his canteen during The Battle of the Bulge. Now I’m trying to find the old man back and I need your help! This is […]
A Summer in the Bulge! 2014
During war the most unusual things can happen at most the dangerous situations. This particular story is about the 2nd infantry regiment during the Battle of the Bulge. The moment is described in the book: A foot soldier for Patton “The story of a “Red Diamond” infantryman with the US Third Army” by Michael C. Bilder […]
Diekirch National Museum of Military History
Last summer me and my dad went for a holiday trip to Luxembourg! We do this every year, simply because we love the country. We’ve visited museums and battlefields during the day and in the evening we enjoyed all the good food the country has to offer. On my trip I’ve taken photographs and videos […]
Attacking Towards Berdorf
This museum has one of the biggest collection out there when it comes to World War 2 collectibles. From vehicles to personal gear to rations, this museum has it all! Besides the big collection, the museum also focus on the troops that fought here during the Battle of the Bulge. They give a lot of […]
Attacking Towards Berdorf It was the morning of December 24th, when it was time for the 2nd infantry regiment to participate in the Battle of the Bulge. At 11AM the 2nd battalion and 3rd battalion moved out of Breitweiler and Consdorf. Their objective was the village of Berdorf. Located on top of a hill overlooking the […]