Mannheim in ruins, early 1945

Caption   Mannheim in ruins, early 1945 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbasePersonal Collection of General Charles D. Palmer
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 28 Sep 2015

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1. Anonymous says:
26 Sep 2017 12:54:05 PM

My father's first operation,1.2.1945 rear gunner 625 sqd. lancaster.
2. Anonymous says:
14 Sep 2018 12:31:00 AM

My mother,grandfather,grandmother were living in Mannheim during this terrible time, dont know how they survived
3. Anonymous says:
7 Jun 2020 08:21:34 PM

I was a young child during this time in Mannheim. My family lost everything.

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WW2-Era Place Name Mannheim, Baden, Germany
Lat/Long 49.4731, 8.4659

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