LOCATION OF THE MONUMENTS
HONORING OUR LIBERATORS IN THE SALM VALLEY.
1. Trois-Ponts: bronze plaque to C company of the 51st Engineer
Combat Bn, fixed on the bridge on the Ambleve River.
2. Trois-Ponts: monument to the 505th PIR, 82nd Airborne Division,
opposite the church.
monument to the 80th AAA Bn, 82nd Airborne Div.
3. Fosse: monument to the I Co, 505th PIR, 82nd Airborne Division.
3b. Saint Jacques: monument to the 505th PIR and 517th PRCT next to
4. Dairomont: monument to the Company A, 551st PIB.
5. Rochelinval: Monument to the 551st PIB consisting in a stone with a
bronze plaque honoring the 551st PIB, another one remember the
Presidential Citation awarded to the battalion in 2001, a bronze
plaque honoring Sgt Robert H Hill who was awarded the
Distinguished Service Cross and a plaque offered by the 551st to
the citizens of Rochelinval.
6. Rochelinval: plaque to the Co I, 505th PIR, 82nd Airborne Division.
Rochelinval: plaque honoring William H TUCKER, Co I, 505th PIR,
82nd Airborne Division
7. Spineux: monument to the 112th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry
Division and to the 424th Infantry Regiment, 106th Division.
8. Wanne: stele erected by the 517th PRCT in honor of the Belgian
9. Grand-Halleux: monument to the 291st Infantry regiment, 75th
Infantry Division. Inside the church, a plaque also honor the 291st.
10. Above the main door the catholic school, a bronze plaque was
unveiled to remember the 291st IR
11. Ennal: monument to the 424th Infantry Regiment, 106th Inf. Div.
12. Logbiermé: monument to the 517th P.R.C.T.
13. Arbrefontaine: monument to the 505th PIR
14. Thier-du-Mont Hill: monument to the 508th PIR
15. Vielsalm: monument to the 7th Armored Division (Square Bruce
16. Vielsalm: Sherman tank, gift of the 7th Armored Division to the
town of Vielsalm.
17. Burtonville: monument to the 290th Infantry Regiment, 75th Infantry Division.
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