Bunker information - Memorial Burgberg (Hill 400)


The regelbau type is Memorial. A world war II related memorial

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A memorial along the path to the summit of hill 400 for Paul Peternell (American) soldier whose remains were found here in Juli 1981.

The text on the cross reads:

Paul Peternell
PFG 121 ING 8 DIV
Pennsylvania
+ Dec, 9, 1944

The text on plate before the cross reads:

PFC Paul Peternell

121. US Infanterieregiement 8 U.S. infanteriedivision.
Vermisst seit dem 09 Dezember 1944 im Bereich des Burgberges
Gefunden im Juli 1981 am Burgberg durch Stefan Hoven
Beigesetzt auf dem amerikanischen Soldatenfriedhof Neupré
(Neuville-en-Condroz) in Belgien.
Moge er in Frienden ruhen.

121. US infantry Regiment 8 U.S. Infantry Division.
Missing in action since 9. December 1944 in the area of hill 400
Recovered July 1981 on hill 400 by Stefan Hoven.
Buried on the American cemetery Neupre
(Neuville-en-Condroz) Belgium.
May he rest in peace.

Location information


The location of bunker Memorial Burgberg (Hill 400) is Lat: 50.6951 and Lon: 6.44162. GPX file

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