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Nazi Sites in the Rhineland Speyer The rathaus in and today. During the war, Speyer was the site of one of the first encounters between pilots and UFOs, or Foo Fighters as they were called at the time: In an encounter on November 27, over Speyer, pilots Henry Giblin and Walter Cleary reported a large orange light flying at mph about 1, feet above their fighter.
The radar station in the sector replied that there was nothing else there. Nevertheless, a subsequent malfunction in the plane's radar system forced it to return to base.
An official report was made - the first of its kind - which resulted in many jokes at the pilots' expense. After the 27 November encounter, pilots who saw the Foo Fighters decided not to include them in their flight reports. The synagogue was desecrated by the Nazis in the Reichspogromnacht in and completely destroyed by a bomb attack in Trier thus became again a university town after years.
The Teacher Training Centre was opened in the summer of with the presence of Reich Minister of Education, Bernhard Rust, with a large, two-day celebration and a strong Nazi celebration. From September onwards, the city was not far from the front line, and was shot almost daily by American artillery.
In Decemberthere were three heavy air raids on the Trier allies. On December 19, thirty British Lancaster bombers dropped tons of explosive bombs across the city.
Two days later on December 21,around Two days later, on December 23, tons of bombshell were dropped to the city. According to research by the local researcher Adolf Welter, at least people died during these December attacks in Trier. Numerous buildings were damaged.
During the war, houses were completely destroyed. On the evening of March 1,the task force Richardson started towards Trier. A clear full moon night offered favourable visibility. Before midnight they reached the city.
A surprised company with four armoured gunmen capitulated without a shot. Richardson divided his troops into two halves and sent them both to a Mosel bridge. Colonel Richardson drove himself in a tank to the bridge; Where his men were fired with light weapons from the other bank.
He directed machine-gun fire from his tank to the other end of the bridge and ordered an infantry and an armoured group to advance across the bridge.
When the infantrymen did so, a German major and five soldiers with burning detonators and an igniter ran toward the bridge but they were not able to explode. On March 2,the city fell into the hands of the Allies without heavy fighting. The Hauptmarkt, scene of street battles between Nazis and Communists, in and today with St.
Gangolf church in the background. On the Hauptmarkt is the Hauptwache, shown Julyand which served as Gestapo headquarters from to This led to a signicant increase in the Hitler Youth membership ranks and at the same time augmented the ranks of the league.
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