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Coblenz, Germany


Note that in 1926 the spelling was changed to Koblenz. Coblenz is used on this web site as only events in 1918 and 1919 are discussed.
 
The Stars And Stripes Flying Over Ehrenbreitstein Fortress On The Rhine. View Looking East From Coblenz, Germany, April, 1919. The Stars And Stripes Flying Over Ehrenbreitstein Fortress On The Rhine. View Looking East From Coblenz, Germany, April, 1919.
American fireworks at Coblenz, Germany July 4, 1919 $25,000 worth of American ammunition & fire works shot off from Fortress Ehrenbreitstein just outside of Coblenz on the river Rhine on July 4th, 1919. The fires mark the road up into the fort.
July 4th fireworks at Coblenz, Germany Ehrenbreitstein Fortress fireworks on the 4th of July. Year unknown.
Old Glory Flies From Ehrenbreitstein Fortress Where The Rhine And Mosel [sic] Meet. Coblenz, Germany, 1919. Old Glory flies from Ehrenbreitstein fortress, where the Rhine and Mosel [sic] meet, Coblenz, Germany, 1919
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Entrance to Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. 17, Jan. 1919. Entrance to Ehrenbreitstein Fortress. 17, Jan. 1919.
Photo by 2nd Engineers.
American Troops drilling in the Court at Ehrenbreitstein. 7, Jan. 1919. American Troops drilling in the Court at Ehrenbreitstein. 7, Jan. 1919.
Photo by 2nd Engineers.
Ehrenbreitstein Fortress January 7, 1919 Ehrenbreitstein Fortress January 7, 1919
Photo by 2nd Engineers.
The "Stars and Stripes" above Ehrenbreitstein The "Stars and Stripes" above Ehrenbreitstein
Photo by 2nd Engrs.
•See source information below
 
The Rhine, above Coblenz, showing Hospital No. 22, Ehrenbreitstein Fortress & Paffendorf. The Rhine, above Coblenz, showing Hospital No. 22, Ehrenbreitstein Fortress & Paffendorf.
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THE STARS AND STRIPES FLYING OVER EHRENBREITSTEIN ON THE RHINE THE STARS AND STRIPES FLYING OVER EHRENBREITSTEIN ON THE RHINE
Poem from back side of this photograph.
Ehrenbreitstein Fortress on the Rhine, Coblenz, Germany, 1919 Ehrenbreitstein Fortress on the Rhine, Coblenz, Germany, 1919
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Ice Skating in Coblenz, Germany, Feb. 11, 1919 Ice skating photo taken in Coblenz, Germany. Eisenbahn Bridge in the distance.
Photo by 2nd Engrs.
A Few Trucks - Coblenz A Few Trucks - Coblenz
Headquarters American 3rd Army - Coblenz Headquarters American 3rd Army - Coblenz
3rd Army men marching in Coblenz ca. 1921. 3rd Army men marching in Coblenz ca. 1921. The Hotel Kaiserhof is on the left side, 100 Löhrstreet (corner Löhrstreet & Rizzastreet). The soldiers were marching on the Rizzastreet. Photo identification courtesy of Stadtarchiv Koblenz, and Richard Schneck.
Eisenbahn Bridge across the Rhine at Coblenz Eisenbahn Bridge across the Rhine at Coblenz
3rd Army carnival, Coblenz on the Rhine, Germany, April 23-27, 1919 3rd Army carnival, Coblenz on the Rhine, Germany, April 23-27, 1919
 
• Photograph Scan, John Hayes White World War I Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Oklahoma State University Libraries.
• Gift of Barbara Tessmann, John Hayes White's great-great-niece.
• Processed by Kelsey Sievers, December 2011, and Sarah Coates, January 2012.
 
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