Americans at the Remagen Bridge, Germany, 8-10 Mar 1945

Caption   Americans at the Remagen Bridge, Germany, 8-10 Mar 1945 ww2dbase
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Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 173-0422
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Crossing the Rhine   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 9 Mar 1945
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 7 Mar 2011

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Visitor Submitted Comments

1. Vicki says:
19 Mar 2011 01:50:00 PM

I have a violin, which my father took out of an abandoned chateau in Remagen, during WWII. Do you know of any family members looking for its return?
2. Tina says:
5 May 2012 03:47:33 AM

My dad was there that day! He was 3rd Army Infantry under Patton. I have since visted this sight and there is still an American flag flying high over it's ruins! HEROS! EVERYONE OF THEM!
3. Anonymous says:
5 Oct 2012 03:58:29 PM

my husband's grandfather george albert menix traveled w/patton along the rhine river as a communications specialist. i'm seeking information of the photo album that was issued to the soldiers as our copies are gone (1-lost in a fire, and the other was "given" to a relative). rebecca7374@comcast.com if you have any info thank you
4. Anonymous says:
7 Oct 2012 05:40:59 PM

sorry, i entered the wrong name, his grandfather's name was gilbert albert menix, george was his other grandfather's name, he too was in the war as was a lot of other people's grandfathers, except he was a paratrooper.
5. Mary says:
26 Jan 2013 04:58:10 PM

I believe that the third guy from the left in the foreground is my dad, Roland Quental. I know that he was there.

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