Groningen – Gelkingestraat

Tanks during the liberation of Groningen in the Gelkingestraat, 1945.
Then image: Archives Groningen
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Haarlem – Kruisweg

Kruisweg in my hometown Haarlem, The Netherlands during World War II.
The slogan reads:
V=Victory because Germany wins for Europe on all fronts.
Then image: Noord Hollands Archief
Copyrightholder : A. Peperkamp
Number: NL-HlmNHA_54032656
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Haarlem – Kruisstraat

Slogan from the Dutch National Movement (NSB) in the the Kruisstraat in Haarlem during the war. The slogan reads:
V=Victory because Germany wins for Europe on all fronts.
Then image: Noord Hollands Archief
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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.
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Hamminkeln – Ringenberger Strasse

Airborne troops with a 6-pdr anti-tank gun in Hamminkeln, 25 March 1945.
Then image: © IWM BU 2304
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Hamminkeln – Markstrasse (2)

Original wartime caption: Paratroops in the streets of Hamminkeln
Then image: © IWM BU 2294
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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 – Hindenburgstraße

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
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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)
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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