BFG/BAOR/RAFG Locations

www.baor-locations.org
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  Log in  
Latest topics
» Merry Christmas
Yesterday at 20:08 by steve

» REME In Germany 1946
Yesterday at 18:32 by D.Rudolph

» Civil Internment Camp No 2?
14/12/2018, 14:24 by Pborn4

» Reinsalen
14/12/2018, 10:22 by JPW

» Hobart Barracks - Detmold
11/12/2018, 18:04 by Cyr

» 5 Infantry Division Ordnance Field Park
10/12/2018, 11:50 by daysj72

» Prix Leclerc History Question
10/12/2018, 04:29 by Richard king

» Army Boxing Team - Germany 1967
7/12/2018, 13:29 by Shelldrake

» Info and or help needed - Osnabrück 1967
6/12/2018, 20:20 by daysj72

» Extradition to Poland
6/12/2018, 12:08 by Pborn4

» Name of Barracks in Varrel, Germany in 1940s
1/12/2018, 11:55 by JPW

» Emilien Strasse
28/11/2018, 17:31 by Alec Powell

» Help identifying a badge/patch
27/11/2018, 23:07 by airdave

» Amendments to BAOR locations website
26/11/2018, 15:38 by Brewins Girl

» Bad Oeynhausen
24/11/2018, 13:14 by Signalsdaughter

Navigation
 Portal
 Index
 Memberlist
 Profile
 FAQ
 Search
Who is online?
In total there are 10 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 10 Guests :: 2 Bots

None

Most users ever online was 212 on 6/12/2017, 00:36
December 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
CalendarCalendar
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search

Share | 
 

 Presdient Kennedy when he visited West Berlin

Go down 
AuthorMessage
unclevanya
Maj
Maj
avatar

Number of posts : 230
Age : 73
Localisation : Essex UK
Cap Badge : R Sigs
Places Served : 11 Sigs Vimy 'C' Catterick Nov 1963), 224 (Radio) Sig Squadron Garrats Hey, Quorn Leics( Jan-June 1964), 16 Sigs Bradbury Barracks Krefeld July-Oct 1964), 28 (BR) Sigs St Tonis & 4 Squadron, Tongeren (Cafe Maddy) (1964-1968), HQ UNFICYP Nicosia 6 month tour (1966), HMS Jufair & Hamala Camp Bahrien, 223 Sig Sqn (Radio) Winchester, Norn Ireland, HQ Northag Kolsas Olso Norway, 11 Sigs Helles Lines Catterick, Civvy Street 1977, Retired (Grumpy Victor Meldrew 2012)
Registration date : 2012-07-15

PostSubject: Presdient Kennedy when he visited West Berlin   1/9/2018, 20:32

What was the actual translation of the spoken German that Kennedy said.... was it "Ich bin einer Berliner?" or "Ich Berliner?"

I have heard that a 'Berliner' is a sort of jam donut. So did Kenedy really say that he was 'A Jam Don Shocked ut?" or is this just one the many Cold War myths that abound?
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Shelldrake
FM
FM
avatar

Number of posts : 3019
Localisation : Camberley
Cap Badge : Royal Artillery
Places Served : Troon, Lippstadt, Devizes, NI, Paderborn, Dortmund, Colchester, Belize, Canada, Cyprus, Gutersloh
Registration date : 2010-10-26

PostSubject: Re: Presdient Kennedy when he visited West Berlin   2/9/2018, 18:37

unclevanya wrote:
What was the actual translation of the spoken German that Kennedy said.... was it "Ich bin einer Berliner?" or "Ich Berliner?"

I have heard that a 'Berliner' is a sort of jam donut. So did Kenedy really say that he was 'A Jam Don Shocked ut?" or is this just one the many Cold War myths that abound?


All you wanted to know but were afraid to ask!   Suspect study

/en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ich_bin_ein_Berliner
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Pborn4
WOI
WOI


Number of posts : 193
Age : 71
Localisation : Between Hannover and Herford, off all main routes
Cap Badge : Not even a reservist now - have been Pborn3
Places Served : Oswestry 1965, Paderborn to 1971, NE Dist, Munsterlager from 1974, Sennelager (1976 to 2012)
Registration date : 2016-12-16

PostSubject: Re: Presdient Kennedy when he visited West Berlin   3/9/2018, 16:46

Luckily German bakers also stock Amerikaner and I have seen school kids getting a Negerkuss squashed into a dry bread roll!

https://www.google.de/search?q=negerkuss&oq=negerkuss&aqs=chrome..69i57.4516j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Presdient Kennedy when he visited West Berlin   

Back to top Go down
 
Presdient Kennedy when he visited West Berlin
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» Berlin Various
» Movement of East German Family to the West by Royal Navy
» Centurions tanks in service in Berlin area
» Berlin 1945-1952
» PCLU Locations

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
BFG/BAOR/RAFG Locations :: BAOR-Locations Site Submissions & Amendments-
Jump to: