Streikdenkmal Wiltz
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National Strike Monument Wiltz

Where? 15, Rue du 31 Aôut 1942, L-9516 Wiltz

National Strike Monument - In memory of the victims of the general strike

A monument in the shape of a lighthouse commemorates the victims of the general strike during the Second World War in Wiltz.
After the introduction of forced conscription in August 1942, a general strike against the occupiers started in Wiltz. The strike movement quickly spread throughout the country, which the occupiers responded to with brutal violence. 21 people from Luxembourg were executed.


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Address: Syndicat d'Initiative et du Tourisme Wiltz
35, Rue du Château
L-9516 Wiltz
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Phone:95 74 44
E-Mail:visit@wiltz.lu
Website:https://www.visitwiltz.lu
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