Photographs taken by Grandpa Roy, some when he was stationed there 1970-1974, and others in 1992 when he went to Germany as a part-time arms control inspector.
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Highlights from the album.

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The Alps

Photos taken along the highway.

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Auto & Technik Museum

Sinsheim, Germany.
A true "Man's Museum," it even had a complete display of Stihl chainsaws Visited August or early September 1995.
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Bayreuth hosts an annual festival, at which operas by the 19th-century German composer Richard Wagner are presented.

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Berchtesgaden served as an important part of U.S. Armed Forces Recreation Centers.

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Photos from when Germany was still divided after World War II and Grandpa Roy was stationed in the western sector of the divided city of Berlin from 1971 to 1974.

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Castles & Ruins

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A short visit in 1973 with Great Grandma Teenie.

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Czech Border Region

It was forbidden for military personnel to get closer than 1 kilometer from the borders with Czechoslovakia and Communist East Germany.

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The infamous Nazi concentration camp.

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Franconian Alps

Sites and locations in the Franconian Alps in Bavaria, also known as Franconian Switzerland not otherwise shown.

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Grandpa Roy visited Frankfurt in 1963 when he went to visit your Great Great Grandma Sarah Miller's friend Dick Banbury who lived there.

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Harz Mountains

Where witches were supposed to have dwelled. Visited in 1972.

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Hof Saale

Grandpa Roy was stationed here for about 9 or 10 months, 1970-1971. They were closing the base. He transferred to West Berlin in 1971.

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The only palace or castle that Ludwig II had built that he lived to see it completed.

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A small town in the Franconian Alps.

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Mittenwald is in Bavaria, near Garmisch. The town is known for the manufacture of violins, violas and cellos which began in the mid-17th century.

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Monuments and Statues

Miscellaneous photographs of monuments and statues not in other parts of the album.

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Munich is the capital and most populous city of the German state of Bavaria, as well as home of the famed October Fest.

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The war crime trials were held here after World War II.

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Rhine River Views

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Grandpa Roy went on a Volkesmarche in October 1992 when he was in Germany to deploy for Arms Control inspections under the Conventional Forces in Europe treaty.

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