Western Europe

The countries located in Western Europe are:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Switzerland

Heroes from Western Europe include:

Charles de Gaulle
Country: France
Cause details: Liberation of France and defeat of European fascism in the Second World War. Post-war governance of France
John Rabe
Country: Germany, China
Cause details: The rescue of more than 250,000 Chinese from slaughter during the 'Rape of Nanking'
Albert Schweitzer
Country: Germany, Africa
Cause details: Reverence for life
Claus von Stauffenberg
Country: Germany
Cause details: Assassination of German dictator Adolf Hitler and the ending of his Nazi regime
Simon Wiesenthal
Country: Austria
Cause details: The identification and prosecution of Nazi war criminals