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Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
 

Berlin Wall Memorial

 
 
Berlin Wall Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 12, 2019
1. Berlin Wall Memorial
Inscription.  
Wider das Vergessen

Originalstück der Berliner Mauer, die von 1961 bis zum Mauerfall 1989 auf einer Länge von 155 Km stand und etwa 130 Menschen das Leben kostete.

Gestiftet 2008 von Rudi May - Würzburg

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(English translation:)

"Against Forgetting"

An original piece of the Berlin Wall, which from 1961 until its fall in 1989 ran a length of 155 kilometers and cost approximately 130 people their lives.

Donated by Rudi May of Wuerzburg in 2008.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, Cold. In addition, it is included in the Berlin Wall series list.
 
Location. 49° 47.95′ N, 9° 56.55′ E. Marker is in Würzburg, Bavaria. Memorial can be reached from Berliner Platz. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Würzburg, Bavaria 97080, Germany. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Theodor Drey (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Hannsheinz Bauer, 1909 - 2005 (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); John Millington Synge, 1871-1909 (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Helena Petrowna Blavatsky (approx.

Berlin Wall Memorial - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 12, 2019
2. Berlin Wall Memorial - wide view
0.4 kilometers away); Adolf Eugen Fick (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Altersheim "Hueberspflege" / "Huebers Care" Senior Home (approx. half a kilometer away); Matthias von Lexer (approx. half a kilometer away); Balthasar Neumann (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Würzburg.
 
More about this memorial. The memorial is located in the green park-like area between Berliner Platz and the 7-way traffic circle directly to the south of it.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 21, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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