ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
British troops in Berlin, 1961
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: February 2, 2018
Norm Zeisloft ©Stars and Stripes
Berlin, December, 1961: British soldiers from Company B, 1st Battalion, Durham Light Infantry patrol the no-man's land in front of the newly-constructed Berlin Wall and Brandenburg Gate. In addition to the patrols, the unit also guarded the nearby Soviet war memorial and maintained an observation post atop the old Reichstag building.