Photos 132-143 – Winningen

Bridge at Winningen
Photo 142

Location: Winningen, Germany
Grid location: wL845982
Latitude/Longitude: 50.30727 N 7.512109 E
Started: 8:00 am, March 19, 1945
Completed: March 20, 1945
Type: Floating Bailey
Length: 456 feet
Class: Not listed
Built by Companies A, B, and C

From the unit log:

Company “A” assigned task of constructing bridge from far shore, Company “C” starting from near bank and Company “B” center of structure.”

Modern view:

The location of this bridge was more difficult to find than others. The listed grid location was far from what appeared to be a more likely actual site. The unique roof structures of the two buildings above appear to match those in the background of Photo 141.