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Adalbert is a forum for me, to post ephemera, photography, poetry, occasional travel notes, and various spontaneous motions. Cover photo: Parsonage where my great-grandfather spent his early years. Taken near Liegnitz, Silesia, ca. 1870.

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Friday, May 8, 2015

70th Anniversary of VE Day


T-34 tank outside Soviet War Memorial, Berlin, April 2015


Reichstag, Berlin, April 2015

6 comments:

  1. Your certainly covering some ground, Jonathan. It's interesting following your journey and I'm enjoying the photographs. Thanks

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  2. I appreciate the comment, Ray. Glad you liked the pictures. I've been back in the USA for several weeks now. I just used those photos for their relevance to VE Day. But the trip was wonderful.

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  3. Rob, I've been there twice, but didn't climb inside the dome. Long lines, or queues as the British would write.

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  4. Yes, I noticed that too. Amazing long lines, every day, standing at the lawn in front of the building. So at my last day I got up very early and then I had to wait only 15 minutes.

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  5. Thanks for the tip. Maybe I'll go there if I visit Berlin again.

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