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Ruhr Scenes - Mohne (Moehne) Dam

The Mohne (Möhnesee) municipality is situated around the Mohne (Moehne) Reservoir (hence the name), approx. 10 km south of Soest. On the night of the 16/17 May 1943, the Dam which contains the Mohnesee (Moehnesee) was breached in an attack by Avro Lancaster Bombers of 617 Squadron of the British Royal Air Force, the "Dambusters".
1950 Mohnesee (Moehnesee) Dam Aerial View1955 mid 50s Mohnesee (Moehnesee) DamMohnesee (Moehnesee) Dam Memorial 22007 Mohnesee (Moehnesee). This was called the ArizonaMohnesee (Moehnesee) Dam 1958 Mohnesee (Moehnesee) Dam2007 Mohnesee (Moehnesee) Dam2005 Mohnesee (Moehnesee) ResevoirMohnesee (Moehnesee) Dam Boat2005 Mohnesee (Moehnesee)
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