WWII Bridge. Name of Crossing. ID Wanted [ Bailey Bridge ? ]

Discussion in 'Weapons, Technology & Equipment' started by morrisc8, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. dbf

    dbf Moderatrix MOD

    Welcome to the forum Ian

    Condolences also on the death of your father.
    Thanks for adding his photos and I hope you can share a little more of his experiences.
     
  2. Cee

    Cee Senior Member Patron

    Hi Ian and GuionsGuy,

    Wonderful photos and thanks to you both for sharing!

    Regards ...
     
  3. Lance Grace

    Lance Grace New Member

    Yes, you all figured it out. My dad, Walter C. Grace, was one of the members of the 1285th who built this bridge. He was always proud of the job they had accomplished, He was in explosives so helped blow out the western end of the bridge. I remember many stories about his time there. Here are four pictures of the bridge with backgrounds that confirm previous writer's comments along with a picture of my dad.
     

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