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, Last update: January 2 2016,
Military Historical Museum of the Volga – Ural District – Yekaterinburg In Yekaterinburg Russia we stumbled upon the Military Museum of the Volga- Ural district. During World War...

, Last update: January 2 2016,
Gross-Rosen started out as subcamp in August 1940 of the concentration camp Sachsenhausen north of Berlin. A year later the Germans turned it into a concentration camp which held...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History is an enormous museum with an impressive collection, that is said to be one of the largest in the...

, 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,
USS O’ Brien Liberty Ship – Photo by Peter Vermeulen In 1940 Great Britain were losing transport ships in vast quantities to the German U boats and Wolf...

, Last update: October 5 2016,
There had been reports of bombardments on the cities of Ede, Arnhem, airfields, and anti aircraft positions, but this didn't stop Field marshal Model and General Krebbs to...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
From October 29 till November 3th I took a short organized trip to Poland. The organizer called this trip "Poland under the Nazis". The trip included a stay in...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The Coastal Battery Tirpitz started out with the name MKB Saltwedel neu. It is an old naval battery which originated in 1941 within this year the name changed to...

, Last update: May 10 2017,
On 27 may in 2013 the Scouts received an email from Christine; "My mother and I are travelling to the museum on Tuesday, specifically to visit the tank 'the...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
In the years after Operation Market Garden multiple museums, memorials and other reminders of the battle could be found in the area of Arnhem and Nijmegen. One of the lesser...

, Last update: August 27 2017,
The Aviation museum in Hannover Laatzen has two halls with numerous items from World War One and World War Two. One hall is dedicated to World War One. Besides...

, Last update: October 3 2018,
This is one of the "Sonderbauten" which was planned to be built by organisation Todt between 1943 and 1944 in France. The underground complex was ment to be used...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The Panzermuseum in Munster is very recommendable. The tanks and vehicles are out there to be freely walked around or touched. The collection is very complete and everything is...

, Last update: September 27 2016,
In Bremerhaven we visited the U-boat Wilhelm Bauer (U-2540), Type XXI. This U-boat is much larger compared to type VIIC from Laboe and we recommend taking a look. It...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The development of the V-3 weapon, was yet another Third Reich Vengeance project aiming to unleish it's reign across the English Channel and target London from the European mainland....



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