posters and photos Frankfurt V Corps HQ Bombing Damage #1

This official US Army photo shows the destruction caused by a Baader-Meinhof bomb left on May 11, 1972 at the entrance to the Officer’s Club behind the V Corps HQ housed in the massive IG Farben building in Frankfurt am Main. The bomb killed Lt. Col. Paul Bloomquist and injured several others.

The front of the Terrace Club (Officer's Club) at the IG Farben building in Frankfurt am Main, where a Baader-Meinhof bomb killed Lt. Col. Paul Bloomquist. Click for a high resolution version of the image.