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Contest #153

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August 27th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | 16 comments

Contest #152 answer: Oradour-sur-Glane, France

The village of Oradour-sur-Glane was destroyed by a German Waffen-SS company on June 10, 1944. Nearly all the inhabitants, 642 men, women and children were killed for no apparent reason. The remains of the village were preserved as a memorial and the new village was built at the northwest of this site.

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  • José Diaz
  • Rolando Marín Monge
  • Milosh, Serbia
  • Paul Franson
  • Doc Will
  • ewen
  • Taliesin
  • Neil
  • hhgygy
  • Smeulders, B.

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  • Andy M, USA
  • bigbluealien
  • David Kozina
  • Sanghoon Han
  • Steve Jaycocks

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