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Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes - Belgium - "Battle of the Bulge"
The
Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes is located in a road junction that in 1944 was the scene of an ambush by the German SS against an American panzer column. Some of the most famous German World War II pictures were taken during this battle. The museum has a nice collection of vehicles, uniforms, weapons and other military equipment used during this battle. This is one of the places that you must visit to understand the "Battle of the Bulge".
 
Poteau - Vielsalm

An American World War II half-track displayed outside the Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes. It is possible to book a ride in this type of vehicle at the museum.

An American World War II half-track displayed outside the Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes. It is possible to book a ride in this type of vehicle at the museum.
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A picture of one of the German World War II SS soldiers - Max Hansen - that fought at the battle of the Bulge. The picture is displayed at the Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes.

A picture of one of the German World War II SS soldiers - Max Hansen - that fought at the battle of the Bulge. The picture is displayed at the Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes.
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A German World War II Opel Olympia - used by German war reporters - displayed at the Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes.

A German World War II Opel Olympia - used by German war reporters - displayed at the Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes.
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A memorial plaque displayed at Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes.

A memorial plaque displayed at Museum Poteau '44 Ardennes.
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