A tribute to the life of Jefferson Wiggins and the African American soldiers of WWII.
On the occasion of the book presentation "From Alabama to Margraten" by author Mieke Kirkels at the "Gouvernement" in Maastricht on November 5, 2014.
Special thanks to the family of Jefferson Wiggins and author Mieke Kirkels for helping to preserve the memory of the African American soldiers of the Quarter Master Service Companies who buried the dead at the American Cemetery in Margraten during WWII.
Directed & Edited by Nils Wanberg
Produced by U.S. Embassy The Hague
Photo of Jefferson Wiggins by Jean-Pierre Geusens
"Distant Days" by Damon Baxter & Sergei Petrovski (Rouge Music Library)
"Fresh Hope" by Damon Baxter & Sergei Petrovski (Dewolfe)
"Care Vale" by David Kelly (DeWolfe)
"If I Can Help Somebody" performed by Janice Dixon