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Target: BOHLEN GERMANY Industry synthetic oil refinery (64 aircraft) - (51.1855, 12.3698)

Built in 1935, Braunkohle-Benzin AG (BRABAG) was made from a consortium of IG Farben and coal mine owners tasked with producing gasoline from brown coal (lignite). Production began in February 1936. After the war, it was in the Soviet zone and was taken as war reparations.

from: http://www.archiv.sachsen.de/archive/leipzig/4246_3230363333.htm

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photo: Bohlen oil refinery strike photo ()
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