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Bullet and Grenade Impacts Kleve

Kleve has seen war on several occasions, which lead to the city being destroyed 80% and 800 to 1,000 people losing their lives. The bullet and grenade impacts derive from the heavy ground fighting in and around Kleve (Operation Veritable, Reichswald) on February 7, 1945.

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  • Text: Henny van Loenen
  • Photos: Henny van Loenen