The Ghosts of Burnau kaserne

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I had the opportunity to go and explore this place in November 2014, it was one of two barracks in the Town.
that was part of the German army, during WW2 in the small town of Bernau, it had two Army barracks that mainly supplied the uniforms for the Wehrmacht and for Nazi Germany’s military elite forces. Continue reading

The Heinkel bomber works

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On the 1st of May1935, the Heinkel works (GMBH) Oranienburg was formally established, for the mass production of the Heinkel He111 bomber.

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SS Guard house and shooting range

Not really much to say about this place there is not much information about it, but it maybe a listed area as it is next to Sachsenhausen concentration camp. Initially, a shooting range for the SS was developed in March 1938. A barrack was build for the SS, as well as earthworks to stop bullets when it missed the target. Continue reading

Off limits at Templehof Airport

Templehof Airport, has always fascinated me, it’s been through two wars, WW2 and the Cold war, the latter being my childhood and growing up with the Russian threat of nuclear war in Europe. Continue reading

The Eagle has flown from the Lion and Eagle barracks

Finding the Lion and Eagle barracks was very easy, after walking all around the outside of the damn place. I couldn’t find an easy way into it. so it was climb over the fence then wade through mounds and mounds of tangle weed and long grass for quite a while till reaching the buildings. Continue reading