Remagen

Accession number:
2014.03

Maker:
John Paul Jones

Historical period:
Unknown

Miltary branch:

Wars and Conflicts:

Type:

Dimensions:
H x W: 17 in. / 22 in.

Acquisition date:
N/A

Credit line:
Gift of Albert H. Small, Jr.

Location:
,

Provenance:

From ca. 2014: The Army and Navy Club, gift of Albert H. Small, Jr., WWII Navy Veteran

Label:

The Battle of Remagen during the Allied invasion of Germany resulted in the unexpected capture of the Ludendorff Railroad Bridge over the Rhine, which probably shortened World War II in Europe.