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A city of west-central Germany south-southeast of Bonn. It is noted as the site of the first Allied crossing of the Rhine during World War II (1945).
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Our next assignment was near the bridge [the Ludendorff Bridge over the Rhine River] at Remagen, Germany
forces crossed the Rhine at Remagen, Germany
, using the damaged but still usable Ludendorff Bridge.
In March 1945, the battalion supported the capture of the Ludendorff Bridge at Remagen, Germany
, providing the close fire support that proved instrumental in holding the bridgehead.
The military police of the 9th Armored and 9th Infantry Divisions secured and maintained traffic control at the critical Rhine River crossing in Remagen, Germany
Armor also supported the seizure of the Ludendorff Bridge at Remagen, Germany
, the first Rhine River bridge captured intact.