By the end of 1944
little war damage was reported from the Grand Duchy.
Only the Ardennes
offensive in December 1944 caused severe damage,
particularly in the north of the country.
asked the Allied Forces for help in the reconstruction
This request was
accepted in September 1945 and the Grand Duchy got about
5,000 men from the U.S.
The prisoners in the
main camp in Mutfort were assigned to different camps in
German POW camps:
Echternach, Esch sur Alzette,
Martelange, St. Esprit, Schrassing,
Walferdingen and Wiltz