Gressenich – Rottstraße

American troops and a tank move through a wreckage strewn street in Gressenich, Germany captured during Operation Queen in 1944.
Then image : AP Wirephoto
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Gressenich – Ursulakapelle

US Soldiers in Gressenich near the Ursulakapelle during the battle for the Stolberg areau around December 1944,
Then image: LIFE Magazine
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Gressenich – Hamicher weg (3)

Same Soldiers walking at the Hamischer Weg in Gressenich towards Hamich in 1944. The building on the right is still there but they build another building attached to it.
Then image: LIFE Magazine – Ralph Morse
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Gressenich – Hamicher weg (2)

Soldiers walking from the crossroad Römerstraße – Schevenhütter Straße
towards the Hamischer Weg in Gressenich during Operation Queen in 1944.
Then image: Life Magazine – Ralphe Morse
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Gressenich – Schevenhütter Straße (4)

Large column of German Prisoners of War in the small city/village of Gressenich, Germany during Operation Queen, 1945.
Then image: ??
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Gressenich – Schevenhütter Straße (3)

A long column of German prisoners walking through Gressenich, Germany during Operation Queen in 1945.
Then Image: LIFE
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Gressenich – Schevenhütter Straße (2)

Allied soldiers in the Schevenhütter Straße in Gressenich.
Then image: ??
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Gressenich – Hamicher Weg (1)

Soldiers walking from the crossroad Römerstraße – Schevenhütter Straße
towards the Hamischer Weg in Gressenich during Operation Queen in 1944.
Then image: Life Magazine – Ralphe Morse (non commercial use only)
Thanks to the facebookpage: ww2radio
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Gressenich – Schevenhütter Straße (1)

German soldiers walking through the Schevenhütter Straße in Gressenich in 1944.
Note: Find this on the internet saying it is Hamminkeln, but finally find this one in Gressenich thanks to the facebookpage ww2radio.
Then image: ??
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Gressenich – Römerstraße (2)

Again soldiers of the 9th infantry division in Gressenich near Stolberg during operation Queen, 1944
Then image: LIFE – Ralph Morse (no permission, but non-commercial use only)
Thanks to: ww2radio
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