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, Last update: September 27 2016,
May 1940. Heavy rumbling sounds fill the afternoon sky above the Netherlands. The drone rolls on for miles through the afternoon skies. The sound unnerves cattle and farmers on...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
Just after the war in 1947, the Dutch government decided that all Dutch victims fallen abroad should be repatriated and reburied in the Netherlands. Many of these victims lay...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
From 1923, the Nazi Party, the NSDAP, annually held "Party Rally days" to attract new followers and strengthen the bonds with existing members. Participants listened to the Führers speeches,...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
This is the memorial in Karlshagen. During the 60's, on the southside of this cemetery a mass grave was discovered containing 56 dead.

, Last update: January 7 2016,
At the Amersfoort cemetery is a special field of honor, it's dedicated to Russian victims of the second world war. It is the only Russian War cemetery in the...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
On Saturday 19 may 2012, before our visit to Militracks, we stopped near the village of Ysselsteyn. Here lies a very large German war cemetery. La Cambre in France...

, Last update: January 29 2016,
This year our annual roadtrip took us back to Koblenz for some unfinished business. Last year we underestimated the size and equipment of the Wehrtechnische Studiensammlung Koblenz .... big...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
With a view on Omaha Beach and the English Channel from which they came, 9.387 white crosses and stars look out from their final resting place on this American...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The German War Cemetery Vossenack / Eifel or Ehrenfriedhof Vossenack (in German) was constructed on a strategic site, known as Hill 470, between 1949 and 1952. Today it contains...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
Here at Hürtgen War Cemetery (Soldatenfriedhof or Ehrenfriedhof Hürtgen) 3001 mostly German casualties of war have found their final resting place. 500 victims have not been identified. Among these...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
On this British Commonwealth War Cemetery, 265 British soldiers, 14 RAF airmen and 1 Dutch sergeant (a member of the Prinses Irene Brigade) are buried. Most graves date...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
On one of our journeys we ended up behind the Ural Mountains in Russia. At this spot the Russians relocated there industry in 1941. Operation Barbarossa, the invasion on...



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