Baden Baden

Capture of Baden-Baden .Baden-Baden is taken on April 12, 1945 by the 5th RCA (Regiment of Chasseurs d’Afrique) of the 1st DB (Armored Division), following a movement turning operated in the mountain which allowed to avoid Rastatt where German troops established a line of important resistance.
Then image: ??
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Großkampenberg (3)

Same allied Soldiers in Großkampenberg, same place.
Then image: Life Collections – Ralph Morse
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Großkampenberg (2)

Allied Soldiers in Großkampenberg, Germany just passing the Siegfriedline in 1945.
Then image: Life Collections – Ralph Morse
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Roetgen / Rott

Soldiers of the 39th Regiment infantry of the 9th American division on a sherman tank near Roetgen on their way to Rott. This was the first crossing of the Siegfriedline. Unfortunately it was spring so leaves in the way but in the winter
this must be a great shot.
Then image: US Army
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Großkampenberg (1)

Allied Soldiers in Großkampenberg, Germany near the Belgium border in 1944.
Then image: Life Collections – Ralph Morse
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Thanks to: ww2radio
Now image: www.nowstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel