The American occupants of Barrack 21B on the 7th April 1945, after their liberation by units of the 3rd US Army. Staff-Sergeant Matthew Schmidt is the man second from the left. He served with A Company, 2nd Tank Battalion, 9th US Armoured Division, and was captured during the fighting in the Battle of the Bulge. On the extreme left of the picture is Corporal Mike Anello, and third from the left and on to the right stands T/4 Stanley Gado, Sgt Hugh Henry, S/Sgt John Shetley and Sgt Robert Coe. Copyright: Bill Holland.