The Berlin Wall
By: Jayci Goetz
Who: The Berlin Wall was built by the Soviet Government of East Germany.
What: More than 2.6 million East German's escaped to West Germany from 1949 to 1961 (about 28 years).
Where: The Berlin Wall was built in Germany in the city Berlin.
When: The Berlin Wall was built on August 12-13 , 1949 right after World War 2.
Why: After WW2 Germany was split up into 4 different sections and East German's kept escaping to West Germany.
Summary: The Soviet Government of East Germany Made a wall to keep East German's from escaping to West Germany,