The following pictures show the end of WW2 from the perspective
of 776FA. By saying that you would think the battles would have
slowed down in inensity. On the contrary, the Germans fought
with harder the closer to Berlin they got. Jake said, when asked
about the last day of the war, they were in a town and the shelling
from both sides was faster than ever. No one had a clue it was
ending. Then the next morning an officer calmly walked up and
said it's over. Wait for your orders.
For most of the pictures you can see broken tanks, German
prisoners, a convoy, and basically the remnants of what was in
the wake of war.
In the first and second pictures the location is Neustadt,
Germany March 22 or 23 1945. One of the 776s M4 high speed
tractors pulling a 155 mm howitzer M1 around Jagdtiger 331 which
was later recovered by the US ARMY and shipped to the Aberdeen
The cathedral at the bottom was ? Aaron?