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
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Groningen – Rademarkt / Zuiderdiep

Sherman tanks on the junction Rademarkt / Gedempte Zuiderdiep,1945.
Then image: ?
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Groningen – Paterswoldseweg (3)

Again infantrymen of the Essex Scottish Regiment on the Paterswoldseweg in the city of Groningen, april 1945. Note the tobacco factory still there.
Then image: Public Archives Canada
Source: Beeldbank Groningen
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Groningen – Paterswoldseweg (2)

Infantrymen of the Essex Scottish Regiment on the Paterswoldseweg entering the city of Groningen, april 1945
Then image: Public Archives Canada
Source: Beeldbank Groningen
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Groningen – Rademarkt

15 April 1945: Canadian soldiers reaching the Rademarkt near to the center of Groningen, The Netherlands
Then image: Groningen archief
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Groningen – Paterswoldseweg (1)

Infantrymen of the Essex Scottish Regiment on the Paterswoldseweg during the liberation of Groningen.
Note: The tobacco factory Niemeijer is still there behind the trees.
Then image: Public Archives Canada
Source: Beeldbank Groningen
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Groningen

Canadian soldiers sitting in a front yard, Groningen, The Netherlands. Curious citizens are watching from the balcony. April 1945.
Then image: ??
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