Blücher memorial

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Marcus
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Blücher memorial

Post by Marcus » 13 May 2003 20:56

Does anyone know what happened to the Blücher memorial after the war?
Is there any form of memorial to the Blücher there today?

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Eightball
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Post by Eightball » 13 May 2003 21:22

I saw a documentary on Blücher not long ago, and IIRC it mentioned that memoria, it got torn down.

There is a burialground in Oslo where there's raised sort of a memorial in stone for the ones who were lost in the Blücher sinking.

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Blucher

Post by Uffzr Franzen » 18 May 2003 20:49

The Norwegians removed the memorial after the war.

An excellent account of the sinking of the Blucher can be found in Issue 101 of the UK magazine 'After The Battle'.

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Post by Erik E » 18 May 2003 23:05

http://members.aol.com/rkolmorgen/index.html

This is a very good web-page regarding the (short) history of Blücher.
It even has the KTB!


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