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by tigre
Thu Dec 01, 2022 12:29 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Combat service of the 15cm sIG33 auf PzKpfw I
Replies: 22
Views: 12401

Re: Combat service of the 15cm sIG33 auf PzKpfw I

Hello to all :D; little more..................................

Hangest sur Somme 1940.

Source: http://www.picardie-1939-1945.org/phpBB ... =39&t=2873

Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Wed Nov 30, 2022 4:59 am
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg
Replies: 33
Views: 8736

Re: Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg

Hello to all :D; more............................ Stauffenberg - fateful hour In the spring of 1945, the SS detention center in Buchenwald for "special prisoners" of the Reich Security Main Office was also cleared. Among them were Dietrich Bonhoeffer, General Friedrich von Ratenau and Hauptmann Ludw...
by tigre
Tue Nov 29, 2022 5:54 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: 15. Panzer Division in Africa
Replies: 19
Views: 17440

Re: 15. Panzer Division in Africa

Hello to all :D; after seeing a picture.......................... PR 8 - Arrival in North Africa 1941 By February 4, 1941, the regiment was assembled in Schwetzingen, where it remained until March 2, 1941, before being transferred to the Baumholder military training area. Untl February 8, 1941, in S...
by tigre
Tue Nov 29, 2022 5:59 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: 305 infanterie-division
Replies: 19
Views: 3361

Re: 305 infanterie-division

Hello to all :D; more............................. Eine deutsche Division in Russland und Italien - 305. Infanteriedivision 1941 – 1945. Actions in 1945. In early January 1945, the division rejoined the front line and took up a position immediately southeast of Bologna, south of Via Emilia. The divi...
by tigre
Sun Nov 27, 2022 8:13 am
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Favourite Knights Cross Action
Replies: 102
Views: 218803

Re: Favourite Knights Cross Action

Hello to all :D; a little more.......................... Hermann Dahlke (February 17, 1917 Greifswald/Pommern, Germany - July 5, 1943 near Rakowo/Bjelgorod, Ukraine). Knight's Cross awarded on March 3, 1943 as SS-Oberscharführer der Reserve and Führer 3./SS-Panzer-Grenadier-Regiment 1 LSSAH / 1. SS-...
by tigre
Sun Nov 27, 2022 6:06 am
Forum: Heer
Topic: Kavallerie-Regiment 14.
Replies: 3
Views: 802

Re: Kavallerie-Regiment 14.

Hello to all :D; more info.............................. 11. Schütze-Brigade 1940. According to a comrade from another forum, the first photo (above) shows the return of the 11. Schütze-Brigade after its return from France on July 12, 1940 greeted after a parade with a march past Erfurt Cathedral Sq...
by tigre
Sat Nov 26, 2022 6:09 pm
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Altmark
Replies: 11
Views: 3376

Re: Altmark

Hello to all :D; a complement..........................

Altmark & Cossack 1940.

Source: https://picclick.co.uk/1940-WW2-Article ... 44474.html

Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Sat Nov 26, 2022 6:10 am
Forum: General WWII German Military Discussion
Topic: Burial of men KIA
Replies: 6
Views: 3544

Re: Burial of men KIA

Hello to all :D; thanks Simon :wink:. More............ Recovery. Ideally, corpses were buried immediately after a battle and the exact location of the grave was reported. However, the fallen were often unable to recover or were considered missing. A grave officer from the 15th Infantry Division repo...
by tigre
Sat Nov 26, 2022 5:18 am
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Favourite Knights Cross Action
Replies: 102
Views: 218803

Re: Favourite Knights Cross Action

Hello to all :D; a little more.......................... Hermann Danzer (June 25th, 1916 Vienna, Austria - June 20th, 1940 Epinal, France). Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross Awarded posthumously on December 21st, 1940 as Leutnant and Zugführer 2. / Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 57 / 6. Panzer-Division. On...
by tigre
Thu Nov 24, 2022 8:26 pm
Forum: Heer
Topic: Kavallerie-Regiment 14.
Replies: 3
Views: 802

Re: Kavallerie-Regiment 14.

Hello Brian :D; sorry for my delay and thanks for your input, really appreciated :up:. You have a pm about this topic. Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Thu Nov 24, 2022 3:36 pm
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Aircraft vs U boats.
Replies: 4
Views: 2259

Re: Aircraft vs U boats.

Hello to all :D; a complement............................. Sabotage in South Africa - U 200. U 200 was a U-boat Type IX D2 that was commissioned on December 22, 1942 under Kapitänleutnant Heinrich Georg Schonder (1910 - 1943). Previously, Schonder had been in command of U 77 (Type VII C) from 18.01....
by tigre
Wed Nov 23, 2022 4:42 am
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg
Replies: 33
Views: 8736

Re: Colonel Claus von Stauffenberg

Hello to all :D; more............................ Stauffenberg - fateful hour Shortly after July 20, 1944, Goebbels wrote in his diary: "It is not just the fact that the Führer is very old that is cause for concern. He gives an impression of direct frailty, especially in view of his grief. His "Natu...
by tigre
Tue Nov 22, 2022 6:51 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: German Artillary
Replies: 61
Views: 36806

Re: German Artillary

Hello to all :D; more......................

Light artillery in action!

Source: https://www.aboutww2militaria.com/die-w ... -1938.html

Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Tue Nov 22, 2022 6:12 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: 305 infanterie-division
Replies: 19
Views: 3361

Re: 305 infanterie-division

Hello to all :D; more............................. Eine deutsche Division in Russland und Italien - 305. Infanteriedivision 1941 – 1945. Italy late 1944. By September 10, the division was deployed along the new defensive line. Throughout the month of October 1944 the 305th Infantry Division was enga...
by tigre
Mon Nov 21, 2022 6:02 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Richtungshörer.
Replies: 3
Views: 932

Re: Richtungshörer.

Hello to all :D; more.........................

Richtungshörer.

Sources: http://www.guntherprienmilitaria.com.mx ... guerra.php

Cheers. Raúl M 8).