Memorials & Monuments

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, Last update: January 4 2017,
A huge memorial in the shape of an American star was resurrected in Bastogne to commemorate the American soldiers who fought bravely and left so much behind on the...

, Last update: November 2 2016,
On the 20th of January 1942, Reinhard Heydrich addressed a group of 15 men of whom prominent members of the NSDAP and important government officials in the infamous Wannsee...

, Last update: May 17 2016,
The Commando Memorial is erected near Spean Bridge in the Scottish Highlands, the location in the ward of Lochaber has a great view on the highest Munro in Scotland,...

, Last update: June 28 2016,
The Great Escape took place on the night of 24 March 1943 when 76 prisoners escaped through a 110 meters long tunnel named "Harry" in Stalag Luft III. 50...

, Last update: April 11 2016,
In Daltkeith there is an war memorial for those who fell during the First World War. You can find this memorial in King’s Park across the cemetery. Besides fallen...

, Last update: May 16 2016,
On the coast in Oban Scotland stands a World War One memorial for the Oban soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. In later times fallen from...

, Last update: January 24 2016,
In Boskoop, a small village in the Netherlands, stands a memorial for fallen men during World War Two. On this monument are two rows of names. The left row...

, Last update: January 19 2016,
This is a Memorial Square which is used for commemorations ceremonies of the Royal Netherlands Air Force.

, Last update: January 19 2016,
This is a Memorial Garden to commemorate the soldiers of the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF), who have fallen by the cause of an accident or during acts of...

, Last update: January 2 2016,
Crossing the boulevard from the beach at Laboe where U-boat U995 type VII C is displayed, you can find the Marine-Ehrenmal (Eng: Navy Memorial) to honor the German Navy....

, Last update: January 2 2016,
During the war German prisoners of war were transported behind the Ural Mountains, some ended up far away in Gulags in eastern Siberia, some ended up just behind the...

, Last update: January 2 2016,
Kurgan, Oblast Krugan in west Siberia – Russia, near Omsk (±500km to the south – east), or Yekaterinburg (±400km to the north –east), was one of these places that...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The holocaust memorial in Berlin is formed by a large 19.000 m² site filled with 2711 concrete blocks placed in straight rows like silent unmarked graves. The monument is...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
For Adolf Hitler, the signing of the Franco-German Armistice of 22 June 1940 in a railway carriage at Compiègne, France was a great triumph. It gave him an immense...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
This monument commemorates the landing and forming of a bridgehead by the 3rd Canadian Infantry Division "North Shore" to open the way for the 48th Royal Marine Commando's here...




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