bullet marks on wall war wounds in Berlin
Location: Berlin. Germany
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Berlin, the capital of Nazi Germany, was subject to 363 air raids during the Second World War. It was bombed by the RAF Bomber Command between 1940 and 1945, and by the USAAF Eighth Air Force between 1943 and 1945, as part of the Allied campaign of strategic bombing of Germany. In 1945, it was also attacked by aircraft of the Red Air Force as Soviet forces closed on the city.

Even though we think we already left the war behind, it is actually very close (it finished in 1945). This is especially noticeable when walking in the center of Berlin. If you pay attention, you can see marks from bullets and bombs in many walls and corners.