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Memories from WWII

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Memories from WWII in archive room in Crveni krst (Red cross) in city of Niš in central Serbia. Niš is 60km away from apartmani Sokobanja and 240km from capital Belgrade

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B: Crveni Krst concentration camp

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F: Mountaineering Club - Nis Fortress

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G: Nišava [City of Niš]

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I: Nis Fortress

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J: Nišava river at night

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