Hamminkeln – Marktstrasse (3)

Sergeant McCarter of 56 White Street, Partick, Glasgow, wearing a Reichswehr cap he found in Hamminkeln.
Then image: © IWM BU 2401
Now image: Family (grandson & daughter) of Sergeant McCarter who contacted me after they found the location of the photo because on my website and then went to Hammikeln themself.
Then & Now:  www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Hamminkeln – Ringenberger Strasse

Airborne troops with a 6-pdr anti-tank gun in Hamminkeln, 25 March 1945.
Then image: © IWM BU 2304
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Hamminkeln – Markstrasse (2)

Original wartime caption: Paratroops in the streets of Hamminkeln
Then image: © IWM BU 2294
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Remagen – Marktstrasse (2)

American jeeps and armored cars pause in Remagen before heading eastward across the bridge and into the heart of Germany. Note the Nazi slogan, it reads: People that listen to the enemy or people that spread rumors are traitors and should deserve the death penalty.
Then image: US archives
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu

 

Bocholt

Men of the 2nd Monmouthshire Regiment, 53rd (Welsh) Division in Bocholt, 29 March 1945. Note the Nazi slogan, it reads: Now more then ever, Heil Hitler.
Then image: © IWM BU 2783
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

 

München (2)

Inhabitans look at a sign after the Allies captured the city of München. Besides the sign there is a anti nazi slogan from one of the inhabitants of the city. The slogan reads:
KZ Dachau – Velden – Buchenwald. Ik schäme mich Daß ich ein Deutscher bin.
Then image: ? (movie still)
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

München (1)

Inhabitans look at a sign after the Allies captured the city of München. Besides the sign there is a anti nazi slogan from one of the inhabitants of the city. The slogan reads:
KZ Dachau – Velden – Buchenwald. Ik schäme mich Daß ich ein Deutscher bin.
Then image: ? (movie still)
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Vettweiss

Soldiers sitting under a wall after they captured Vettweiss,28 February 1945. The nazi slogan reads, ‘We win because we believe in Adolf Hitler and our greater Germany.
Then image: https://16thinfassn.org/
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Groningen – Akerhof / Vismarkt

Canadian soldiers gather before a cafe at the junction of the Akerhof – Vismarkt
(Fish Market) in Groningen, april 1945
Then image: SERC
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Groningen – Rademarkt / Zuiderdiep

Sherman tanks on the junction Rademarkt / Gedempte Zuiderdiep,1945.
Then image: ?
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