Remembering Worms

  Remembering Worms 

These pictures were provided by Peter J. Caragonne who was with the Battalion February 1961 to September 1962.  Thanks Peter!  

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Liebrrauenkirche 1961 and June 2000. The lower picture is taken from Hagen Strasse.
(Click on the pictures with red border for enlargement)

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CaragonneLilliMarleneGasthaus2000.jpg (151297 bytes)View of the Lilli Marlene Gasthaus taken from H/H Billets corner of Pforterning and Altmuhstrasse in 1961.  Across the street was the city hospital and morgue.  The color photo was taken in June, 2000, and shows it now as an Asian restaurant.

At the Hahntor Gasthaus you were served an Apostlebrau by the owners, Margaret and George Heist, Wonderful People!  The Gasthaus was later named Goerge’s.

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1962, Peter "On the Strasse" in front of the Old Roman Wall.





Roger Sheppard contributed these photos; click on the photos to enlarge

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Somewhere in downtown Worms

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The bridge tower from Worms.  Roger found people living in the tower.


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The Nibelungenschule, a technical college with an international reputation.





Jack Falcone contributed these pictures.

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