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Kriegsende in Mülheim: Amerikaner reparierte Spielzeugpanzer

Historische Aufnahme vom Kriegsende 1945 in Mülheim: Amerikanische Truppen ziehen über die Schloßstraße.

Historische Aufnahme vom Kriegsende 1945 in Mülheim: Amerikanische Truppen ziehen über die Schloßstraße.

Foto: Walter Neuhoff

Mülheim.  Henning Schulzke erinnert sich an den 11. April 1945, als die Amerikaner Mülheim befreiten. Zehn GIs quartierten sich bei seiner Familie ein.

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