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May 10, 1940

Finally, the men of 6./84 are making their way to the city of Laurensberg and are setting up their guns – it is the morning of May 10, 1940. The war in the west has begun, in the early morning hours, Germany has launched … Continue reading

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May 1940 – “Fall Gelb” – War in the West!

In May 1940, the events are picking up speed, not only for my grandfather but for the whole of Europe. And my grandfather is right with the action – starting May 6, 1940, his diary contains almost daily entries. Although the … Continue reading

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