Scharnhorst Crew Losses.
Apart from the 1932 soles lost after the sinking of the Scharnhorst
on 26th December 1943 in the freezing waters of the...
If your Mom met Bodo Bergeman in August 1975 the KSZE - Schlussakte was signed in Helsinki.
It was also the first meeting of FRG...
Thanks for the new info.
Magdeburg "c" means Magdeburg Cracau. This is a
pleasant suburb 1.8 to 2.0 kms from the centre of...
Heisenberg and the Mann's trivia.
Dr. Christine Heisenberg, daughter of Werner Heisenberg married Frido Mann,
grandson of Thomas Mann in 1966....
Great hearing from you. A couple of answers.
The address of your Mom's pen-pal is unusual Magdeburg has now a zip code
Your comments regarding the DDR not arresting Mr Harrison whilst visiting
whilst his visits to Leipzig is valid.
"Letters without Signature" New Information.
Austin Harrison, sometimes described as "Mysterious" gave me cause to do some more
research on the...
Thanks for your Mom's story. This has brought up a lot of information I was not
There were strong sympathies for the East...
I remember the hotel was booked through a friend at Finnair in Manchester, England in the early
1970's The Biltmore was chosen...
Hi again Kai-Petri,
Re. Black Market in the DDR and USSR.
The Black Market was slightly different in each of the countries.
Jeans were in the...
Hi Kai -Petri.
Great hearing from you. Re. Chemical warfare in WW2.
Dr. Gerhard Schrader was chemist at I.G. Farben. In 1936 he developed
Cold War Bunker, and its Brutal History.
Before the Regierungs Bunker was built, 5 tunnels were used during WW2 for
not only building the mobile...
Dear Kai-Petri. Great hearing from you. Yes I am still involving myself in
the tread, and have been doing research in the involvement of V.W. and...
Slight Correction "The Same Sky"
will air on "More 4" rather than "All 4" channel
which is part of Channel 4 network and available
Good to hear about your medals etc. The regular DDR medals
appear to be around the Euro30-35 level. I guess they will increase
Wolfgang Vogel Cold War Bunker
Bonn became "Provisional Capital" of West Germany in 1949 until 1990. It was known as
"Bundesdorf" or Federal...
Dear Kai Petri.
Good to see that Finnish TV aired "Letters without Signatures" last night. It is due to have a second airing on Saturday
Comrade Stalin had rather a penchant for Packard's He was given
a Packard 12 by President Roosevelt, and observed the ruins of
Wolfgang Vogel. Leonid Brezhnev and Honecker's "Kiss of Death", but perfect
" Bed Partners."
Leonid Brezhnev shared...
Great hearing from you. I see, nowadays Kotka has an overnight sea link
to Rostock and partner Baltic city Lubeck. Was the service...