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2013/07/14, Rheinische Post

"Dear Friends, it was nice knowing you."

Gladbacher citizens celebrate emotional farewell from the British soldiers. Numerous guests watched a big military parade on the Kapuzinerplatz last Friday evening. Gladbacher history is also affected this weekend.
2013/07/12, Rheinische Post

"Goodbye Moenchengladbach"

They came as occupiers and leave as friends: This weekend the people of Moenchengladbach bade farewell to the last British soldiers and their families. The Headquarters in Rheindahlen, opened in 1954, will be closed.

2013/07/12, Stadt Moenchengladbach

"They came as soldiers – and leave as friends"

An era comes to an end for Moenchengladbach. The British bade farewell to the Mayor, Norbert Bude, and the people of Moenchengladbach with a military parade on Kapuzinerplatz and high ranking military officers signed the “Goldene Buch der Stadt”.
2013/07/09, Stadt Moenchengladbach

British say “Goodbye”

Closing ceremony, from 11th-14th July 2013, with military parade on the Kapuzinerplatz and an Open Day with Fireworks Display in JHQ.
2013/06/28, Stadt Moenchengladbach

"British Forces say goodbye with a big parade"

The meticulously planned Parade will take place on Friday, 12th July 2013, starting at 10:25 on the Kapuzinerplatz
2013/06/28, Stadt Moenchengladbach

"Sixty years ago was the laying of the cornerstone for JHQ"

The cornerstone for the “Big House” was laid on the 1st July 1953 in the “Town within a town”

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