Remagen


Re·ma·gen

geographical name \ˈrā-ˌmä-gən\

Definition of REMAGEN

town W Germany on W bank of the Rhine NW of Koblenz pop 15,460

Rhymes with REMAGEN

Remagen

   (Concise Encyclopedia)

Town (pop., 2002 est.: 16,134), western Germany. Located on the left bank of the Rhine River, southeast of Bonn, it originated as a Roman fortress and still has Roman remains. During World War II its railroad bridge was the site where Allied troops forced a crossing of the Rhine (1945) for the first time in the war.

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