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by HG43
Tue May 03, 2011 6:30 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Hideous Nazi claptrap
Replies: 3
Views: 1095

Re: Hideous Nazi claptrap

Denn da sich die Partei und mit ihr der Staat und das Volk in ehrendem Erinnern vor dem Opfer dieser deutschen Männer neigt, da die Kränze des Führers zu den Füssen der Toten niedergelegt werden, kehrt die Nation in diesem Gedenken gleichsam zu den Ursprüngen unserer deutschen Haltung zurück, die i...
by HG43
Mon May 02, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Welcome to the forum, tell us about yourself!
Replies: 168
Views: 73844

Re: Welcome to the forum, tell us about yourself!

Hi Tom! Hey, maybe that was my old ship you visited. I was on board Zerstoerer Luetjens D-185. We did a couple of port visits here in Norfolk back in the Fall of 2000. Well, besides not having beer underway, we also can't smoke inside the ship in the US Navy. On the German ship we were allowed to sm...
by HG43
Mon May 02, 2011 6:26 pm
Forum: World War I
Topic: Group of WWI soldiers? help with translation too please
Replies: 1
Views: 2757

Re: Group of WWI soldiers? help with translation too please

Hi Cassandra, I can't read the names behind numbers 1-6 on the first image as they are written in old German script, but the larger writing underneath means "Captured French and Russians from the 1. world war. July 1917." The text in the third image translates to "July 1917, Gross Herzogenwalde (sou...
by HG43
Mon May 02, 2011 6:08 pm
Forum: World War I
Topic: Help with interpreting WWI military doc.
Replies: 4
Views: 2942

Re: Help with interpreting WWI military doc.

Hi Cassandra,
Let me know which abbreviations you're having problems with. I'll be glad to help.

Kind regards,
Marty
by HG43
Mon May 02, 2011 5:47 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Welcome to the forum, tell us about yourself!
Replies: 168
Views: 73844

Re: Welcome to the forum, tell us about yourself!

Hello everyone, My name is Martin, I'm originally from Germany. Served two years in the German Navy 1999- 2001, moved to the US in 2002 and joined the US Navy in 2003. Just finishing up a 3 year shore tour here in Norfolk VA before going back to sea in June. Anyway, quite a few of my relatives serve...