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by l3w
Sat Jun 11, 2011 7:23 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: H.Dv.91 Die Stellungskreig
Replies: 3
Views: 1216

Re: H.Dv.91 Die Stellungskreig

Transcription only or translation as well?
I'll help out with transcribing.
by l3w
Tue Jul 06, 2010 2:12 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Hideous Gauleiter claptrap part 1
Replies: 4
Views: 1136

Re: Hideous Gauleiter claptrap part 1

Diese Dome sind Zeugen der einstigen Größe. Und so wie sie in die Sterne hineinstrebten, so war der Geist der Männer und Generationen, die um diese Bauten lebten, wirkten und kämpften. These cathedrals are witnesses of its former greatness. And like their striving for the stars was the spirit of the...
by l3w
Sat Jun 26, 2010 1:58 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: 2 Translation Requests
Replies: 5
Views: 1546

Re: 2 Translation Requests

Auf hoher See 9.6.38
Die herzlichsten Grüsse von meiner (?)
schönen Norwegenfahrt sendet
euch
Otto

On the high sea, June 9, 1938
Heartiest regards from my (?) lovely trip to Norway sends you
Otto
by l3w
Sat Jun 12, 2010 11:24 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Another clunky sentence
Replies: 2
Views: 854

Re: Another clunky sentence

Apart from a rather vague fear of major offensives it* was above all due to the April bombings, which again - as soon as the terror of the March attack had subsided - overshadowed all previous bombings.

*'it' is a reference to the previous sentence.
by l3w
Thu Jun 10, 2010 1:56 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: from P-189 (107 Pz Brig)
Replies: 8
Views: 1906

Re: from P-189 (107 Pz Brig)

I (native German) would read the sentence like this: The terrain was swampy, so it was difficult for the armoured vehicles to manoeuvre. Some of the tanks could get out of the swamp with the help of other tanks only under the screen of the night of the 19-20th.
by l3w
Thu Jun 10, 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: New Felpost Translation Request
Replies: 4
Views: 1163

Re: New Felpost Translation Request

Here's what I could read of the 3rd card: Lieber Richard! 8551403 ist die Nummer die Du als Parteimitgliedsnummer erhalten hast. Die Karte liegt schon auf der Ortsgruppe Rüst- (?) ...tal. Du musst sie selbst abholen, was derzeit noch auf beträchtliche Schwierig- keiten stösst. Also Fernsprecher (?) ...
by l3w
Mon May 03, 2010 12:10 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: A little help please!
Replies: 3
Views: 979

Re: A little help please!

kahl wrote:So it say I.G.?
Yes.
Have you already got the following Stellenbesetzung? I thought it might be of interest to you: http://hem.bredband.net/prebla/proj/Ste ... etzung.pdf
by l3w
Sat Apr 24, 2010 12:35 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Postcard Translations
Replies: 3
Views: 929

Re: Postcard Translations

*update* Thanks to Hiltraut's help the postcards should be complete now. She also transcripted the fourth. Liebe Eltern! Vom "Robert Ley" unserem Wohn schiff die herzlichsten Grüsse Euer Ernst. Wir wohnen hier wie die Fürsten. Sonst geht es mir gut. Vorläufig bitte noch keine Wäsche und Schuhe schic...
by l3w
Fri Apr 23, 2010 5:42 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Postcard Translations
Replies: 3
Views: 929

Re: Postcard Translations

Liebe Eltern! Vom "Robert Ley" [...] schiff die herzlichsten Grüsse Euer Ernst. Wir wohnen hier wie die Fürsten. Sonst geht es mir gut. Vorläufig bitte noch keine Wäsche [...] schicken. Meine Anschrift. [...] Die herzlichsten Grüsse Euer Ernst Dear parents! Best regards from the [...]ship "Robert Le...
by l3w
Tue Apr 20, 2010 1:42 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Postcard Backings
Replies: 1
Views: 826

Re: Postcard Backings

3.
Engl.
Kohlendampfer
"Pegaway" in
Seenot
M.S. Gustloff
greift zur Rettung
ein

English coal ship "Pegaway" in distress, M.S. Gustloff is assisting to rescue. (Translation bad as usual, sorry)

4. mentions Terschelling (where it all took place)

5. mentions a rowboat, can't make out the rest
by l3w
Tue Apr 20, 2010 1:28 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Postcard Backing
Replies: 1
Views: 792

Re: Postcard Backing

die geretteten
in Boot 6
3.4.38
Windstärke
nachts Orkan

The ones who were saved in boat 6, 3 April 1938
Wind force
at night hurricane
by l3w
Tue Apr 13, 2010 11:02 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Another Of My Translation Requests
Replies: 2
Views: 855

Re: Another Of My Translation Requests

Zur Erinnerung an die schönen 3 Tage in
Gosbach (?) vom 10-12 Mai 1943
(Mit Erich)

In memory of the lovely 3 days [spent] in Gosbach (?) from May 10-12, 1943 (with Erich)
by l3w
Sat Apr 10, 2010 1:40 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: WAST reply
Replies: 3
Views: 1054

Re: WAST reply

Maurice, I did a search with google map. Considering that the FeldErsBtl. 290 as part of the 290 ID was around Nevel' in Nov. 1943 it is likely that the Lovets (different spelling in German) you are looking for is here: 56.031888,29.61216 *edit* in the map attached below I found a place called Pogre...
by l3w
Fri Apr 09, 2010 5:36 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: WAST reply
Replies: 3
Views: 1054

Re: WAST reply

Did my best with the translation, sorry about the limited English skills, hope it makes things a little clearer for you anyway. Dear Mr. Hillman, we do not have the personal papers (Wehrpass, Wehrstammbuch, Stammrolle) of your grandfather; they were probably lost because of military action. From oth...