Jähnichen, Wolfgang


Jähnichen, Wolfgang
W Jähnichen


One oral history interview with Wolfgang Jähnichen, a survivor of the 13 February 1945 Dresden Bombing. He recollects various episodes of the firestorm and elaborates on the legitimacy of the attack within the context of the bombing war.




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Jähnichen, W

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Wolfgang Jähnichen recollects being a five-year-old boy in Dresden at the time of the 13 February 1945 bombing. Gives a vivid account of the attack and recounts various episodes: the time spent with his mother in the cellar used as air raid shelter,…
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