Visnews filmed Jan 22 the evacuation of Langscheid, Western Germany...and the two bombs which are?
Visnews filmed Jan 22 the evacuation of Langscheid, Western Germany...and the two bombs which are the reasons for it.
For the second time in a month the population of Langscheid, including Canadian Military personnel and their families, have been evacuated to a 'place of safety' while bomb disposal experts de-fused ex-R.A.F. 5 1/2 ton 'tall boy' bombs Jan 22 found in the drained Sorpe Dam reservoir.
German explosives experts Herr Carl Zellerhoff and Herr Scheffler de-fused the two latest 'menaces'. The last 'tall boy'-dropped by the R.A.F. 'Dambuster; during a raid on the dam Oct 15.1944-was defused by Flt.Ltd. James Walters, an R.A.F. armaments Officer, and German expert Herr Walter Mitzke.