Invalidenstraße crossing the Berlin-Spandauer Schiffahrtskanal

A memorial stone for Günter Litfin, who became the first escapee killed (24th of August) after the Wall went up on August 13th, 1961. A pedestrian and bicycle path runs from the memorial at the former border crossing at Invalidenstraße along the Spandauer Schifffahrtskanal and across the historic cemetery Invalidenfriedhof.