Luftbrückendenkmal

Luftbrückendenkmal information

Location
Berlin , Germany
Address
Platz der Luftbrücke
Getting there
Subway: Platz der Luftbrücke
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Nicknamed Hungerharke (Hunger Rake), the Berlin Airlift Memorial right outside the former Tempelhof Airport honours those who participated in keeping the city fed and free during the 1948 Berlin Blockade. A trio of spikes represents the three air corridors used by the Western Allies, while a plinth bears the names of the 79 people who died in this colossal effort.