Posts Tagged ‘ Niedersachswerfen ’

Julius hut eventful fate of an oppressive place in the southern Harz

Few places in the southern Harz region were hit by turmoil such as Julius hut between 1944 and 1964. By those in power, this town was abused, bruised and obliterated. Were at various points of Südharzer karst landscape in the last years of the war underground workshops for aircraft parts and built V-weapons, so in the throat at home Uftrungen, at Stempeda, Niedersachswerfen, Woffleben and Ellrich. The largest facility of its kind that was approximately 40 km long tunnel system at the Kohnstein Niedersachswerfen, where about 35 000 Prisoners, the V 1 und V 2  [...]



Hermann Liesegang from Appenrode

Meinen Urgroßvater Hermann Liesegang * 1888 in Appenrode. (im Ort derBlaue” called, weil sich seine Wangen bei Kälte blau färbten) kann man getrost als sehr temperamentvollen, zeitweise auch sehr jähzornigen Menschen bezeichnen, wenn ihm etwas gegen den Strich ging.