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The Elbe at Torgau

The Elbe at Torgau

Description

The photo shows the Elbe near Torgau, at the place where American and Soviet soldiers met each other on 25 April 1945. This link-up of the western and eastern Allies marked the beginning of the end of the Second World War.

Creator

Ab Langereis

Licence

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Categories

Germania

Tags

Watercourse

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This page was last modified on 14 March 2014.