This air raid shelter (in German: Hochbunker) is situated at the Goffartstraße, close to the centre of Aachen. During bombardements people could find shelter here. With a length of 76 meters it was the largest bunker of Aachen.
During a bombardment the bunker was hit by a 1000kg-bomb. The roof was not punctured by the explosion and inside the bunker nobody was injured.
Nowadays the bunker is used for concerts.
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- Text: Fedor de Vries
- Photos: Fedor de Vries (1,2,3,4) & The Sphere Magazine (5; edition october 29, 1944)
- Maurice Laarman