Here a trace, there a memory. Only if you drive into the hamlet of La Gleize via the Churchroad, you feel the ominous strengths of that dark December month. Because there, still as massive and threatening as it was on Saturday 16 December 1944, when it rattled over the border for that daring adventure, Obersturmbannführer Jochen Peipers last Tiger-tank stands.
the modern history Slovak Air Force 1st (tiger) squadron has started after the independent Slovak Republic creation in January 1993. Since that date the MiG's-29 and the pilots of the 1st SQN
have provided the air defense of the Slovak Republic and help to
the aircraft in emergencies.
Home to Britain's largest collection of tigers, this award winning zoo has been a dedicated ally to the tiger for over a quarter of a century. The Zoo also cares for a wide range of other animals including lions, leopards, jaguars, lemurs, monkeys, snakes, spiders and lizards. All our animals are housed in a wide variety of naturalistic enclosures that encourage them to display their natural be...
Torcross is a village in the South Hams district of Devon. It stands at the southern end of Slapton Sands, which was the scene in 1944 of the ill-fated Exercise Tiger, a full-scale rehearsal for the D-Day invasion of Normandy. Nine German torpedo boats (E-boats), alerted by heavy radio traffic, intercepted the exercise sinking two tank landing ships. This Sherman tank, sunk in the action, was r...
Latinoamericano Stadium Havana This stadium will be the main stadium as well as the headquarters of the championship. It has a potential capacity of 55,000 seats. There is an electronic scoreboard and lighting that corresponds to international norms. The changing rooms and the dug-out are acceptable and do not need any renovation. The stadium has all the necessary facilities for the pre...
Memorial Stadium was a sports stadium in Baltimore, Maryland, that formerly stood on 33rd Street. It stood on an oversized block also bounded by Ellerslie Avenue (west), 36th Street (north), and Ednor Road (east). Two different stadiums were located here, a 1922 version known as Baltimore Stadium, Municipal Stadium, and Venable Stadium and the stadium that, when finally completed in 1950, would...
Merdeka Stadium (in Malay means Independence Stadium) is the first modern stadium complex in Malaysia. Tunku Abdul Rahman (the first Prime Minister of Malaysia) announced the independence of Malaya from the British on August 31 1957 at the stadium.
Cleveland Stadium (also known as Lakefront Stadium and Cleveland Municipal Stadium) was a baseball and American football stadium located in Cleveland, Ohio. In its final years, the stadium seated 74,438 for baseball and 81,000 for football. It was one of the early multi-purpose stadiums, built to accommodate both baseball and football.
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