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Hello you lucky people from Germany,
Joerg (a good friend of mine and in his mind, an Irish himself) enabled me to add some lines to this guestbook.
I am from Dublin (REPUBLIC of IRELAND) living in Belfast (THE NORTH OF IRELAND).
The Brits have occupied my country since 1169 a. d., and still six counties of a construction known to the world as Northern Ireland.
Please, folks, come to the North, to Belfast and Derry.
Come and see the Wall there; it is seven meters high and a wall in the mind and head of the people divided into Loyalists and us, the Republican Community, and no political one.
You, the German people, were succesfully declining the Berlin Wall by the power of the people living on both sides of the wall.
Be happy fate offered you a historical chance to planate a perverted structure like The Wall.
I pray to the Lord that one day my people will also be as strong enough as you once were to dictate your fate by yourselves, and not by a foreign government and army as having occured so in my country for more than 800 years.
Please, believe me, and I am telling no lies that I had tears in my eyes watching you overcoming the Berlin Wall, and when adults from the East and from the West that have never met before were sincerely embracing.
A Hundred Thousand Thank You's for showing us, this, in principal, works if only we want.

Rķain from Dublin/Belfast
Thursday, 08. December 2005
The Wall represents one of the grossest injustices ever seen in modern times.SHAME on those who conceived it,built it,and who manned it.May those responsible for all who suffered and died because of it never have a moment's rest.

Monday, December 05, 2005
I was wondering why the Berlin Wall was put up. Was it because of the jews?

Jessica James
Thursday, November 17, 2005

Comments: No, more information about are here
I would really like to thank this site for all facts I used for my school work!  It's the best fact site on internet about the Berlin Wall that I've been abled to find. Thank you very much !

Tuesday, November 15, 2005
This website is real cool! It is helping me a lot with my History Day Project.
It is pretty sweet!

Friday, November 11, 2005
I was stationed in Berlin with the U.S. Army from 1989-1991. Although I didn't pick the timing, it couldn't have been more perfect.
I went back last April '05 for the 60th Anniversary of the end of WWII.
I was glad to see the changes and progress and wish my friends in Germany the best!

Wednesday, November 09, 2005
I visited the DDR in'63 and'68 while I was playing with the Chris Barber Jazz Band.I remember it was like a time warp.
A taxi I travelled in still had ''Reichmarks''on the meter.The people were great and the audiences at the Berlin Friedrichstaatpalast where we played and recorded really made us welcome.On the second visit I had a whole load of ladies tights in my case which the Grepo's didn't open(Thankfully).
These were just one item that was unobtainable'Back in the west of the City I would often look across the barrier of the wall at Friedrichstrasse and try to understand a city and a country divided.
Very difficult for a London boy.Your website brings back lots of memories;Thank's.Stu

stu morrison
Tuesday, November 08, 2005
Beautiful site.  Anyone who has ever visited Checkpoint Charlie or the remains of the wall would understand this.
Keep up the good work!

Megan Chute
Tuesday, November 08, 2005
wow! i never knew the wall to be soooo........ interesting.
i thought this would be just another boring topic but it is actually pretty fun!!@!1

Monday, November 07, 2005
I was an au pair in Germany in -61 and felt that "my" family feared an outbreake of 3. World war -
Before the 13. of August - 61 some joker told me that DDR stood for "Der Dumme Rest" - bad joke yes -- ?
Thank you so much for interesting pages.

Kirsten von Kirchbach
Sunday, 30. October 2005
Hi, this is a really great site.. I found all the information, I was looking for..

Thursday, October 13, 2005
I served in Berlin 1985-87. I loved the city, people, nightlife and culture.Any info on the new name for the district of Kladow? I will be returning to the city in the next two years to view the changes since my last visit.

Thursday, October 13, 2005
I went to Berlin with my school last May and I think it's and amazing city, with an interesting background,and it's a shame not many people know how much people suffered in Germany after the war! This site is really cool site, with loads of cool information, but nothing can beat actually going there! Thanx!

Sunday, October 09, 2005
I was born in Berlin. I didn't see a lot,that is I don't remember much.One thing I know about Berlin was the Berlin wall.This helps me learn more.Thanks a bunch!:)

Monday, October 03, 2005
thanks for the great website. it really helped me to find some info on the burlin wall. thanks again.

Friday, September 30, 2005
Excellent Site - but would you please add to your links the Alliierten Museum, in Clay Allee, (Curator: Dr Helmut Trotnow)- an good collection of Cold War material realting to Berlin - see

Also the BRIXMIS website - see - BRIXMIS was the British Commander in Chief's Mission to the Soviet Foreces in Germany - set up by Anglo-Russian agreement in 1947, disbanded in 1991, maintained "diplomatic" relations with the Soviet forces during that period, based in Berlin and Potsdam, and had "unhindered" access to the DDR for purposes of monitoriung military activity - see Tony Geraghty's book "Beyond the Front Line". There were smaller US and French Missions, and they have their own websites. There were also three Soviet missions to each of the Allied Zones of Occupation.

Peter Duffy
Thursday, September 29, 2005
I saw the wall in Aug '83. I was w/Air Cav Trp on a Reforger exercise. At the time I didn't think it would ever come down. So glad I was wrong!!
Matt T.
Aero Recon

Thursday, September 22, 2005
I just spoke with my Dad who was at Checkpoint Charlie, who said he spoke with you.  Thanks for all of your efforts on this matter.  It took work from patriots like my Dad to eventually "tear down the wall."

Robert Cowan
Tuesday, September 20, 2005
Thank you very much this really helps me with my homework.

Monday, September 19, 2005
As one of the "war babies" of June, 1945--born to a war-bride and U.S. Sailor--I'm interested in how Americans viewed World War II. In particular, I'd like to see Carl McDaniel's black-and-white exhibit, "Berlin 1945: A Private View." We have several locations here in Chicago, IL (USA) where the exhibit would fit quite well.It's certainly a credit to the Allied Museum to feature those pix in an exhibit. Thank you for your role in recounting an important historical event.

Jeanne Quinn
Monday, August 22, 2005
My mother was born in Berlin in 1927. She came to the USA after the war and became an American citizen. I saw the wall for the first time in 1975. I was also in Berlin on Nov.5, 1989 and I missed being there for the fall of the wall by only 4 days. My mother died in 1985. I wish she could have seen the wall come down. I was born in New York and am very proud to be an American, because America stood behind Berlin to make sure freedom would stay there.

Andrew Herzman
Saturday, August 20, 2005
This is a great informative website about the Wall, i fully understand what the Germans went through for 28 years since the Palestinians are going through the same thing today with a bigger and even longer wall!!! Keep up the good work and i hopeboth Germans and Palestinians could work together someday to bring down our wall.

Dalia Othman
Sunday, August 14, 2005
Greetings ~ Thnks for the lovely wab site. I visited Checkpoint Charlie while living in Berlin for the year of 1999. It was a place I will never forget and filled with more than anyone can tell another. Impossible to tell of the feelings evoked while there. I just tell those who ask that they must make the journey themselves to discover it. ~ As well as the whole of my favorite favorite city in the world... BERLIN! I hear that GOA as well as The Kit Kat Klub have been closed. What a pity. Anyways keep up the good work.

~ Holly ~
Detroit Michigan USA
Thursday, August 04, 2005
great site of immense historical importance. i flew border patrol along the northern section in 1974-75. i was a cobra/huey pilot based out of bad kissigen army airfield. very meaningful part of my life and army career. german people were wonderful, and country was absolutly beautiful. thank you for sharing such a great site with everyone!!

james brady
Saturday, July 09, 2005
Thanks heaps... this helped me complete a german assisgnment and i found this site had just the info i needed!!!... thanks again!!

Year 8 Student
Thursday, June 16, 2005

Tuesday, June 14, 2005
You really helped me a lot.I am from Taiwan and was doing a history report.Throught your website,I  know more about Berlin wall.You're students best friend :)!

Sunday, June 12, 2005
your site is very informative,i have just come back from working in berlin and it is truly an historic place.

k coulton
Thursday, June 02, 2005
I enjoyed the site and look forward to seeing more of your sites.

Vanessa Young
Wednesday, May 25, 2005
I'm from El Salvador ..u helped me with my hw it's all i need

Monday, May 16, 2005
ello ther history site thnkin u for helpin me in my hard homework !!!!this is my faviorte site ever n i shal tell all my friends about it thnkin u best wishes spit fire!!!!!x0x0x0x0x0x0x

spit fires
Friday, May 13, 2005
Thanks for all the help u have given me with my histiory homework! v. good site

Thursday, May 12, 2005
That's a pretty nice site! have a nice day!

greetings, MH
Wednesday, May 11, 2005
thanks i really liked ur site it really helped for my prodject:)

joey loveland
Monday, May 09, 2005
ur site is kick @$$ keep up the good work

Monday, May 09, 2005
Im doing a school project on the Berlin war. Your site had lots of information that was very useful to me. Thanks for taking your time to create this site so that people who dont really know about East and West Germany can see what others have been through.

Olivia Wallen
Sunday, May 08, 2005
Great website - interesting, informative, and a great resource for studies!

Sunday, May 08, 2005
Very good site. I was stationed in the Berlin Bde from 87-90, Your site brought back alot of good memmories being stationed there. Thanks for your hard work on keeping up this site.

Saturday, May 07, 2005
cool site.  Very informative!
Here is a question for you all... My 14 year old daughter was looking at an old map of East/west Germany.  She knew that there was an East/West Berlin divided by "the Wall".  What she didn't realize was that Berlin was not on the border of East/West Germany (me either).  
So, How did people travel from W. Germany to W. Berlin?  Were people able to have free travel between Checkpoint Alpha and Bravo?  Was there only 1 road between W. Germany and W. Berlin?  Where could I get clerification on this travel process and restrictions?
Send to

Thursday, May 05, 2005
Like your site,I was station in Frankfurt/ 49 to 52,would have liked to went to Berlin,,,

Fred Mitchell
Saturday, April 30, 2005
Another daughter of a German woman and an American soldier, 1959.  Now my son has a report to do on the Berlin Wall and I had no where to find information.  My Dad saw it many times, but there wasn't much to put on a poster board until I found your website!

Liana McLaughlin
Thursday, April 21, 2005
I love to read your website. My husband is from Germany and I wonder if you have something new from Berlin, like if there are some places today ther the Wall is in original, pictures or something else??!

Wednesday, April 13, 2005

Comments: Yes, up-to-date information on the Berlin Wall today are on my site at
Berlin Tourist Guide: Berlin Wall Today
The next update of this site is scheduled in May/June.
Your website is really spectacular!! It has really helped me answer many of the questions pertaining to my research paper in English!! Thanks so much!!

Friday, April 01, 2005
I love germanies

Thursday, March 31, 2005
good sight although you just need to add an about us section to back up whether you are reliable or not. overall so far its helping for my modern history assessment

Wednesday, March 30, 2005

Comments: The site is reliable but if it helps I will add an about us section soon.
I was stationed in Berlin , January1961 to August 1963 Co. A third Battle group 6th Infantry

Paul Clark
Friday, March 25, 2005

G'day guys well done on the site im doing a modern history project on the berlin wall and your site is going to be a great help thanks again 

(Australia,Sydney 2005)
Monday, March 21, 2005
This was the best site that i found online to find quick and usefull facts. A+ rateing from me.

Sam Smith
Saturday, March 19, 2005
sweet web site! thanks!
This is a cool site it helped me a lot! thanks

Friday, March 18, 2005
I am an 11 year old from GA. This week in my fifth grade Social Studies class we have been working on the Berlin Crises subject. I have enjoyed visiting your site and reading about Berlin. You also have awsome pictures !!!!!! Thanks alot !!!!!!!!!!! :)

Courtney White
Wednesday, March 16, 2005
Great site I enjoyed it very much . It brought back many fond memories. I served in csc 4/6 inf from jan 78 to june 82. Thanks.

steve lyness
Thursday, March 10, 2005
I am in the 7th grade and I am doing an report on the Berlin Wall and I found all I needed.  Thanks!:-)

Kirstin Miner
Tuesday, March 08, 2005
Great pictures. I was stationed in Augsburg,Germany from June,1962 thru Dec. 1964 and was stationed in Berlin in Oct. 63 thru Jan .64. Your pictures bring back vivid memories of the wall.

Lee Phelps
Monday, March 07, 2005
The best site about Berlin Wall I`ve ever seen. I`ve been many times in Berlin in XXI century but I`ve never been before 1989, thank you for this site. The best history lesson.

Saturday, March 05, 2005
The art on the wall is well cool keep up the good work p.s "Don't walk on the grass smoke it"

Friday, March 04, 2005
This site is the F***in' bomb!I love it! Berlin wall is some interesting!

MR.Potty man
Wednesday, March 02, 2005
this is a kool sight! ``

mallory s and sam h
Wednesday, March 02, 2005
I was in Berlin in 2003 & I am now doing a history assignment on the wall. Your site has provided me with all the information I need Thanx alot...

Wednesday, February 23, 2005
Thank you for this website i was doing a 20 page report on the destruction of the berlin wall and its significane and this helped a whole lot keep up the good work

Saturday, February 19, 2005
I am using your site as a resource in my History class research paper. Thank you so much for all of your valuable information.

Matt I
Tuesday, February 15, 2005
I wish I could see this personally (from the west side).

Wednesday, February 09, 2005
I was in here for a social studies class!!! Hey Shelby and ashley D. This is very uhhh...  weird!

How do you all get this info? Hey shelby, ashley d, sarah, allison and all teachers.!!!
Wednesday, February 09, 2005
I worked on the three checkpoints as an RMP in the mid 70s.  This site has brought back a lot of memories.  I must return one day

tom palmer
Tuesday, February 01, 2005
Hey....i am in 8th grade and i am doin a project on the Berlin Wall. Just to let u know your site is helping me alot!.....thanks for all the information!

From Tori
Sunday, January 30, 2005
I absolutely am addicted to your website.  I just can't get enough of all this history stuff!  XOXO

Filipe Pedronamon
Friday, January 28, 2005
Thank you for having such a wonderful site.  My 18 months serving as one of the NCOIC's of Allied Checkpoint Charlie is a source of a great deal of pride. Your site allows me to go back in time and remember how the soldiers of the United States preserved the freedom of Berlin. Thanks

Michael Rafferty
Tuesday, January 25, 2005
I am going on a trip to Germany with my school in March.  I am really looking forward to it.

Tuesday, January 18, 2005