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, Last update: January 3 2016,
The Grand Blockhouse is a renovated 5 level fortification build by organization Todt and part of the Atlantic Wall. It is located in Batz-sur-Mer, France, and part of the...

, Last update: January 6 2016,
Breendonk was built as part of the fortification defence to protect the city of Antwerp and especially the port of Antwerp in addition of the 1859 stronghold. It was...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
From the Royal Air Force Station Binbrook in 1943, near Brokenby in England, exactly 13 minutes before 10 pm, an Avro Lancaster Mark 1 takes off from the airfield...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
“Loods 24” is the former transit warehouse number 24 in the Rotterdam harbour. During the Second World War it was used to house Jews rounded up in the city of...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The building is in a nationalistic style from the 1930's. The sign on the side says it is built in 1937 to be more precise. And in these days...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
In one day we visited the Amersfoort cemetery in Leusden and camp Amersfoort. Both locations, the camp and the cemetery, lie only 5 kilometres apart. Right beside the car...

, 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 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,
On 6 june 1944 the first wave of soldiers had to wade through this water for many yards under heavy fire, before finally reaching the wide beach, having to...

, Last update: January 6 2016,
Situated between the beaches of Utah and Omaha, a strongpoint built by Organisation Todt, with an artillery battery of six captured French 155mm guns at Pointe du Hoc, prestented...

, 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: December 12 2015,
Visiting Lazise, Verona, I stumbled upon a War monument, beautifully situated on the boulevard overlooking the town marina and the lake. As is normal throughout Italy, this monument is...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
In the city of Trento, in Italy, is a remarkable hilltop. It is used as a reminder for the Alpine Regiment who fought their wars in the Italian mountains,...



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