View Full Version : 2.000 kg bomb in Koblenz discussion

Captain Hornblower
03-28-2007, 03:03 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile24818/2.000-kg-bomb-in-Koblenz.htm>2.000 kg bomb in Koblenz</a></b><br><br>On 20.05.1999 a huge British bomb from WW2 was found at the university of Koblenz during excavations for a new building. <br />
On 24.05. the almost 2.000 kg heavy explosive ordnance was defused. An area of 1,8 km around the place of the bomb was evacuated (including two hospitals) - about 15.000 &quot;Kowelenzer&quot; (nickname for the people in Koblenz) had to leave this safety area for four hours.<br><br><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/672851admin.jpg>