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May 9, 1940 – KTB IV. AK

In the morning, the Führer-Haupt-Quartier sends an inquiry on the weather situation – it will turn out to be a nice day. Everything is quiet “like in the past half year.” At 13:22 hrs., the AK is receiving the code … Continue reading

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May 9, 1940

My grandfather does not know it, maybe he and his men are suspecting it: these orders to move are the last preparations before Fall Gelb is initiated the next morning. The War against Belgium is about to begin… The unit … Continue reading

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