Five soldiers relaxing in Berlin (1952)

This private picture postcard shows five African-American soldiers relaxing at the restaurant Zum goldnen Löwen in Berlin, Lichterfelde in 1952. The restaurant was within walking distance of the Andrews Barracks on Finckensteinallee where a number of American troops were stationed.

Robbie Aitken


Source: Private postcard, Collection Aitken.

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