H.Con.Res.43 - Providing official recognition of the massacre of 11 African-American soldiers of the 333rd Field Artillery Battalion of the United States Army who had been captured in Wereth, Belgium, during the Battle of the Bulge on December 17, 1944.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
Concurrent ResolutionHide Overview
|Sponsor:||Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] (Introduced 04/04/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services | Senate - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/02/2017 Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Con.Res.43 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House without amendment (11/01/2017)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Recognizes the dedicated service and ultimate sacrifice on behalf of the United States of the 11 African-American soldiers of the 333rd Field Artillery Battalion of the U.S. Army who were massacred in Wereth, Belgium, during the Battle of the Bulge on December 17, 1944.
Calls on the Senate Armed Services Committee to correct the omission of such massacre in the 1949 report of its subcommittee and appropriately recognize the Wereth 11.