Hammelburg germany map. The third reich in ruins. During world war ii the germans held american pows in a system of nearly 100 camps spread throughout german occupied territory. Hammelburg is a town in the district of bad kissingen in lower franconia bavaria germany. It lies on the river franconian saale 25 km west of schweinfurt.
Welcome to the 94th infantry division historical societys home page. Below the pictures you find the links to the users sam pages from where the magnetograms were taken. Major camps as well as camps mentioned throughout the exhibit are indicated on this map. Click here for flight simulator 2004 germany sceneries.
Army in germany from 1945 to 1989. This page presents photos of historical sites associated with germanys third reich 1933 1945 both as they appeared while in use and as the remains appear today. There really was a pow camp called stalag 13 or stalag xiii c on the outskirts of hammelburg about 50 miles 80 km east of frankfurt. Back to scenery overview.
Here are all diagrams of the sams that are currently online. Ask your fathers and grandfathers which unit they served during wwii. This is a complete list of the 2056 towns and cities in germany as of january 1st 2019. Only independent municipalities that have the right to call themselves stadt are included.
Army school command europe us. Stalag 13 didnt just exist in the celluloid world of hogans heroes. These antique steam engines chug up and over the mountains connecting the little villages of the harz.