WWII Victory in Europe Day – May 8th

4097_golden-lady_500On Saturday, Ambassador McKean attended the annual commemoration of the end of WWII on European soil, organized by the ” former combattants of 1939-1945, Luxembourg Korean War and UN Peace Keeping Forces”. Together with WWII Allied Ambassadors and representatives, Luxembourg’s Ministry of Defense, the city of Luxembourg and patriotic societies, Ambassador McKean laid a wreath at the “Golden Lady” Memorial in Luxembourg city. A detachment of the Luxembourg Army as well the military band were also present. At the end of the ceremony, the army band played the national anthems of all WWII Allied Forces.