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

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

Germany’s First Airport – Flugplatz Berlin – Johannisthal

Berlin and Germany’s very first Airport, this was on my list of explores for a long time, such history in this old place, from the old Airship days of the 1900s. Continue reading

Berlin off limits

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In every city, every town are places sealed off from the rest of the world, hiding their amazing stories behind locked doors. Continue reading