The massacre took place on a field near a small village called Baugnez, not far from Malmedy, Ardennes (Bulge), Belgium.
On December 17th 1944, 84 members of the US 285th Field Artillery Observation Battalion were killed by Waffen-SS soldiers of the Kampfgruppe Peiper.
The field were the American soldiers were killed still exist, a house has been build near the sport. Not far from the actual spot is a monument dedicated to the victims of the massacre.
|The actual location of the massacre (1990).|
|The monument for the victims of the massacre (1990).|
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