Bamberg's World War II Fallen and Missing

Bamberg's World War II Fallen and Missing (HM137W)

Location: Bamberg, Bavaria 96049 Upper Franconia
Country: Germany
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N 49° 53.506', E 10° 53.2'

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Bamberg Gedenktafel Tote des 2. Weltkriegs

[Marker text in German:]
Im Weltkrieg 1939-1945 fielen aus der Stadt Bamberg 1992 getreue deutsche Soldaten an den Fronten Europas u. Afrikas. Durch Bombenangriff gaben ihr Leben f?r die Heimat 242 M?nner, Frauen, und Kinder. Vermisst blieben 1642 Br?der und Schwestern. Wir gedenken ihrer in unauslbarer Dankbarkeit.

[Marker text translated into English, more or less:]
In World War II, 1939-1945, from the city of Bamberg fell 1,942 faithful German soldiers at the fronts of Europe and Africa. For the sake of their country the lives of 242 men, women, and children were lost to bombing. 1,642 of our brothers and sisters remain missing. We remember them with undying gratitude.
HM NumberHM137W
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 1:05am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)32U E 635511 N 5528303
Decimal Degrees49.89176667, 10.88666667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 49° 53.506', E 10° 53.2'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds49° 53' 30.36" N, 10° 53' 12.00" E
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4 Untere Brücke, Bamberg Bavaria 96049, DE
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