Luftwaffe bombed Freiburg

Discussion in 'The War In The Air' started by HA96, May 10, 2019.

  1. HA96

    HA96 Member

    Today, 79 years ago in 1940 and by mistake, the Luftwaffe bombed this German city near the Black Forest.
  2. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

  3. Harry Ree

    Harry Ree Very Senior Member

  4. HA96

    HA96 Member

    Thanks TD.

    I am researching another strange story. A very experienced German FW pilot Hauptmann Ekkehardt Tichy who lost one eye in an earlier fight and collided with a Lancaster and was killed close to my home town.
    Last edited: May 10, 2019
  5. TriciaF

    TriciaF Junior Member

    Freiburg - home of a brilliant Baroque Ensemble.
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  6. HA96

    HA96 Member

    Yes indeed,
    founded in 1987, with the mission statement: "to enliven the world of Baroque

    How often do you go there?
  7. TriciaF

    TriciaF Junior Member

    Go there? If only!
    But Bach is my favourite composer, and I often listen to the FBE's playing of his music on youtube.

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