World War Two


, Last update: August 27 2017,
The Cenotaph was erected in 1924, before World War Two, and was designed by Vernon March to commemorate the South African fallen soldiers in World War One.

, Last update: June 1 2017,
On camp road near Cannock Chase are two war cemeteries and two memorials. During World War One and World War Two a war camp was situated here complete with...

, 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 6 2016,
Fort Malmaison lies near the western end of Chemin des Dames on a former frontline of World War One. In 1914 it was abandoned by the French because of...

, Last update: January 6 2016,
To the north of Battery Oldenburg lies Battery Waldam, named after the village Waldam nearby. Both batteries are situated north of the french city Calais. Unlike Battery Oldenburg Battery Waldam...

, Last update: January 4 2016,
The name “David” was used a lot in the family. My granddad, like David, has the same second name. His full name was Hendrik David van Dam. His brother...

, 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: July 17 2016,
World War Two ended in Europe with the unconditional surrender of the German high command on May 7th, 1945 in Reims. But a tiny, forgotten outpost of the Third...

, 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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