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Denkmal fur die Gefallenen der beiden Weltkriege

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A sober monument to remember war horrors

Denkmal fur die Gefallenen der beiden Weltkriege (Monument to the fallen of the two world wars, in... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2018
AlbertSalichs
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Manresa, Spain
Peaceful place to ponder

High and simple monument by the water front, with some seagulls swimming in water next to the... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
SJiun
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Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Denkmal fur die Gefallenen der beiden Weltkriege (Monument to the fallen of the two world wars, in English) is a sober monument located close to the Alster Arcades to remember the war horrors. It is an impressive monument, which I could not stop looking at...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

High and simple monument by the water front, with some seagulls swimming in water next to the Rathaus with spacious plaza, is a great place to ponder about world peace and for self-reflection

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Plain and simple memorial to the 40,000, men and boys, who lost their lives from Hamburg during World War 1...

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

Monument dedicated to the 40,000 men, and boys, who lost their lives in the Great War. Plain and simple memorial..

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

A large point of interest constructed to pay tribute to the men and young boys of Hamburg that perished in The Great War 1914 - 1918. The monument is found within a few meters of the Rathaus and Rathausmarkt. The inscription one side translates as...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank gregwilson09
Reviewed November 8, 2017

The column at Rathausmarkt in Hamburg is a reminder to posterity of the insanity of waging wars. While it may boost the economy and detract the people temporarily by providing jobs, the absolute losses, in particular human lives, cannot be equated in money terms.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

There are so many examples in all scriptures, and results of last 100 years, but we do not learn. History continues to repeat itself. Human lust for power, keeps the machinery of war - killing our own species - alive to snuff out purpose of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Pretty impressive monument to the 40,000 dead boys and men of Hamburg in WWI. Good place to put a monument. Pity the concentration camp monuments are so far from the general publics eye...

Date of experience: June 2017
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