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|Recon photo of Cologne. At the upper right corner you can see the "Koelner Dom".||10/24/2005||1,097|
|Six weeks after this final raid on what remained of Cologne, this photo was taken and shows the bombed-out remains of the city. |
858 aircraft - 531 Lancasters, 303 Halifaxes, 24 Mosquitos - raided Cologne in 2 waves. 6 Lancasters and 2 Halifaxes were lost and 1 Halifax crashed in Belgium. The first raid was carried out by 703 aircraft and the second by 155 Lancasters of No 3 Grou...
|Here you see the RheinEnergie Stadium (former Müngersdorfer Stadium) in Cologne. It is the home of the 1. FC Cologne Soccer Team. Only the west wall of the stadium is high-res, the rest, unfortunately, is very low-res.|
The sport arenas and courts west of it belong to the Cologne University of Sports.
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|Erfurt (pronounced [ˈɛɐ̯fʊɐ̯t]) is a city in central Germany. It is the capital of the state of Thuringia with a population of 202,619 (2006). |
Erfurt is located 100 km SW of Leipzig, 113 km SE of Kassel and 180 km SE of Hannover. Erfurt Airport can be reached by plane via Munich, Cologne, Düsseldorf and Hamburg.
On April 12, 194...
|Here you can see the Cathedral of Cologne, the mainstation and the rest of the town centre. Many details on a sunny day.|
|39 Mosquitos dispatched to Cologne without loss.||10/30/2005||838|
|An aerial reconnaissance picture of the bombed area around Cologne Cathedral and the Central Station during WWII.||08/13/2005||1,386|
|Butzweilerhof was the Cologne main airport before world war II and iIn the 1920s and 1930s Germanys second biggest airport after Berlin Tempelhof. In 1954 replaced by Airport Cologne/Bonn in the Wahner Heide.|
After the war the area was used by Belgian Army til the early 1980s. During the 1990s several concerts took place, e.g. Bizarre 1996 -1998 and U2 Pop Mart.
On the actual (Jun...
|On 3 March 2009 the building of the Stadtarchiv in Cologne collapsed. |
2 people died and thousands of historical documents disappeared forever.
|A painter has created a painting by crayons on the pavement at the Cologne Cathedral. ||07/28/2007||701|
|Here are 2 military Airbuses, property of the German Luftwaffe, parking on the military area of cologne airport||08/05/2005||537|
|Known from the miniseries Band of brothers|
Roll of honor
506th Parachute Infantry Rgt : Colonel Robert Sink
Rgt Hq Co : Captain Edward A. Peters (KIA 6 June)
Rgt Service Co : Captain George L. Barton III
1/506th : Lt Col. William L. Turner (KIA 7 June), Lt Col. James L. LaPrade (From 7 June)
Hq Co : Captain Lloyd E. Patch