Benjamin Franklin Village 12

Benjamin Franklin Village, also called BFV, was a United States Army installation in Mannheim-Käfertal, Germany. It opened in 1947 after World War II and was named after Benjamin Franklin. It has recently been closed as part of the ongoing restructuring of US forces in Europe. The last soldier and his family moved out in September, 2012.

The area is currently turned into a new settlement.

  • E-M1MarkII
  • 1/30 sec
  • f/7.1
  • 15mm
  • ISO 200