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  1. 89-763-733 replied to the thread Steam loco survival myths.

    WD 106 132 188 are known to have been used by the Wehrmacht but did not get taken over by DR In 1945 188 was in Vienna and was requisitioned by the Russian occupation troops and used by them in Austria. It was withdrawn 15.10.1952 and scrapped

    Apr 21, 2017 at 10:45 AM
  2. 89-763-733 replied to the thread Steam loco survival myths.

    GWR 2489 = WD 142 was captured at Dunkirk and put into service by the Wehrmacht. In May 1945 it was in Dresden and was taken into DR stock and renumbered 53 7607. It was officially withdrawn 19.09.1955 but it is not clear if it ran after 1945 or...

    Apr 21, 2017 at 10:33 AM