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The last parade of the Armed Forces of the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) in 1989 - celebrating the 40th anniversary of the republic.

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from the Guardian

Vintage Berlin - in pictures

Credit: Thomas Hoepker East Berlin apartment blocks in 1975, with poster showing leader Erich Honecker.

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East German Authorities close the border between east and west Berlin and Construction of the Berlin Wall begins.

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East Berlin - February 1982 - Leninplatz by LimitedExpress, via Flickr

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East Berlin. 1974. Parade of Volksarmee on Karl Marx Allee for May 1st celebrations.

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Germany, East Berlin, trabbies, October 1983

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from Foursquare

East Side Gallery

The spectacular East-Side gallery wall, Berlin

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Berlin Wall, then and now. Look how industrial and depressing East Germany was even in this tiny snapshot, and how baroque and grand the West was.

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The Berlin Wall, separating East and West Germany, the Eastern Bloc from the Western Capitalist World is torn down in 1989.

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DDR East Germany map

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