Bastogne - April 11th · April 11, 2010
General Mc Auliffe, he gave the "Nuts" reply to the Nazi request to surrender
Plaque describing Bastogne
Dad, looking at a German motorcycle
Display inside of the memorial
More of the display inside of the memorial
Each "grave" (false, just wanted to give a depiction) showed the person and their family, Very Moving.
Parts of the museum looked like bombed out buildings
Ditto
Dad, looking at some displays
Look at a Commanding Officer's office (US)
Look at a Commanding Officer's office (Nazi)
Nazi memorabilia, to show the reality of their life in HQ
US memorabilia, to show the reality of their life in HQ
The reality of war...
A main street in Bastogne
Bastogne, near the city center - the city was small, just like in the movies - less than a mile across
Map of the Bastogne Memorial and some descriptions
Wisconsin, commemorated at the battle's memorial
View of the memorial, with Bastogne in the bckground. This is the furthes point the Nazis reached.
Front of he Bastogne Museum - one of two - don't let the plain outside fool you, it's a really neat place!