Eschweiler – Dürener Straße

Germans soldiers taken prisoner while the allies are on their way to Weisweiler during Operation Queen, in november 1944.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

Eschweiler – Langwahn

Allied Soldiers from the 104th Infantry regiment in the main street of Eschweiler in November 1944.
Then image: LIFE magazine
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

Eschweiler – Stich

Soldiers near the Sticherberg on their way to the centre of Eschweiler, November 1944.
Then image: :LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

Eschweiler – Röthgener Straße (2)

People from Eschweiler gather around in the Röthgener Straße when the allied soldiers entered the city in November 1944.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

Eschweiler – Röthgener Straße (1)

Germans POW’s in the streets of Eschweiler during the battle for the city in November 1944.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

Eschweiler – Langwahn

M4A1 move thru Eschweiler to Reinforce 1st Army in Weisweiler 1944.
(the angle is not perfect, but it’s a busy street just before a traffic light).
Then image: ?
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

Eschweiler – Pumpe

Tanks and soldiers arrive in Eschweiler at the Pumpe in 1944.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.EU / Cor Sleutel

 

Weisweiler – Hauptstraße / Dürener straße

Allied soldiers on the corner of the Hauptstraße / Dürener straße in Weisweiler during Operation Queen in 1945.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Weisweiler – Dürener straße

Rendez-vous point in the Dürener straße in Weisweiler during operation Queen.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel

Weisweiler – Haupstraße (1)

US truck advance from the Dürener straße into the Hauptstraße, Weisweiler in 1944 during operation Queen.
Then image: LIFE
Now image: www.NOWstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel