Wadden at war at Groningen

The Canadians had to fight hard battles to liberate all of Groningen. After liberating the city of Groningen it took more than two weeks before the entire province was liberated. ‘Delfzijl Pocket’ was the last part of the province that was still in German hands. The Canadians had to get past Festung Emden first before they could get to Delfzijl Pocket. The Germans were not about to give up.

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    The Atlantic Wall changed the landscape of the Wadden Islands and marked the Wadden coast. You can now see and experience the story behind this fascinating World War II heritage.

    Atlantikwall in Wadden region
  • Discover the military heritage

    You can discover the military heritage of the Wadden region here. Join an exciting search through accessible bunkers and museums. And experience the penetrating stories behind this fascinating heritage.

    Discover the military heritage

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