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by tigre
Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:04 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: map of Eben Emael attack
Replies: 5
Views: 2735

Re: map of Eben Emael attack

Hello to all :D; a complement.................................. The ground attack on Eben Emael in May 1940. The war correspondent reported: At dawn at around 05:00 hours, airborne troops managed to conquer the upper esplanade of Fort Eben Emael. The works (casemates) of this platform suffered serio...
by tigre
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Luftwaffe
Topic: Kanalkampf - July/August 1940.
Replies: 4
Views: 603

Re: Kanalkampf - July/August 1940.

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

The Front against England!

Source: https://oldthing.de/Die-Kriegsmarine-De ... 0014535679

Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Kriegsmarine im Dienst.
Replies: 75
Views: 23014

Re: Kriegsmarine im Dienst.

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

Battle of the Atlantic!

Source: https://www.emedals.com/a-kriegsmarine- ... hoto-album

Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Rudolf Hess
Replies: 16
Views: 3301

Re: Rudolf Hess

Hello to all :D; something more.................................... Those good times! Source: https://www.delcampe.net/de/sammlerobjekte/militaria/buecher-zeitschriften-kataloge-zeitungen-zeitschriften-deutsch/berliner-illustrierte-zeitung-1941-nr-5-der-fuehrer-481674998.html Does anyone recognize a...
by tigre
Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: Generaloberst Rudolf Schmidt.
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: Generaloberst Rudolf Schmidt.

Hello to all :D; more............................... Generaloberst (Colonel General) Rudolf Schmidt. Think and act in the war of annihilation. Front in the rear: the partisan war. Particularly problematic proved to be since 1942, the partisan activity in the rear zone of the 2nd Panzer Army. In a re...
by tigre
Sat Feb 10, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Luftwaffe
Topic: Kampfgeschwader 77 1939.
Replies: 11
Views: 357

Re: Kampfgeschwader 77 1939.

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

The Kampfgeschwader 77 Aug-Sep 1939.

Radom 1939.

Sources: http://pwm.org.pl/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=11931&start=30

Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Heer
Topic: German tanks in Tripoli 1941.
Replies: 22
Views: 2522

Re: German tanks in Tripoli 1941.

Hello to all :D; more....................................... Junkers Ju 87 R-2 Stuka and Pz Kw I of PR 5. In the desert of North Africa the Germans relied on the support of tanks and aviation to achieve their spectacular advances; here both cooperate between them ................... Source: http://w...
by tigre
Sat Feb 10, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Beginning of the war step by step 1939.
Replies: 8
Views: 257

Re: Beginning of the war step by step 1939.

Hello to all :D; more ...................................... "From 05:45, we are answering the fire!" Berlin, 21:00 hours. Ambassador Henderson gives Ribbentrop a clear ultimatum: if the Wehrmacht does not withdraw from Poland on Sunday morning, Britain will declare war. The Foreign Minister of the ...
by tigre
Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: Luftwaffe
Topic: Aufklärungsverbände der Luftwaffe.
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Aufklärungsverbände der Luftwaffe.

Thanks Prosper :wink:. Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Thu Feb 08, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: Slovenia and Waffen-SS
Replies: 18
Views: 2273

Re: Slovenia and Waffen-SS

Hello to all :D; more................................................. Brutal and incompetent. Battalion of SS-Karstwehr 1943-1944. From the SS Karstwehr Battalion to the SS 24. Waffen-Gebirgs- (Karstjäger-) Division. Brand also thought about how to win the partisan struggle politically. In a letter...
by tigre
Tue Feb 06, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: Luftwaffe
Topic: Aufklärungsverbände der Luftwaffe.
Replies: 4
Views: 124

Re: Aufklärungsverbände der Luftwaffe.

Hello to all :D; something more............................ Aufklärungsverbände der Luftwaffe - Reconnaissance units of the German Air Force Maritime reconnaissance (Seeaufklärer). Air reconnaissance for naval warfare had as its mission to control the vastness of the maritime area, the enemy coastal...
by tigre
Mon Feb 05, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Befehlswagen.
Replies: 50
Views: 9722

Re: Befehlswagen.

Thanks for that info Alan :up:. Cheers. Raúl M 8).
by tigre
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:30 pm
Forum: Commanders, Personalities & Award Holders
Topic: General of Gebirgsjäger.
Replies: 5
Views: 3827

Re: General of Gebirgsjäger.

Helllo to all :D; more................................ General Hubert Lanz. Source: http://www.ebay.com/itm/D1000-No-H-12-1942-SIGNAAL-SIGNAL-Holland-Dutch-illustrated-german-magazin/182550694859?_trksid=p2047675.c100005.m1851&_trkparms=aid%3D222007%26algo%3DSIM.MBE%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D41376%26meid%3D2...
by tigre
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Panthers - First Models!
Replies: 4
Views: 382

Re: Panthers - First Models!

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

Panthers - First models!

Sources: http://www.manufaktur.dk/panzer0512.jpg
http://www.worldwarphotos.info/wp-conte ... er_143.jpg

Cheers. Raul M 8).
by tigre
Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: The Sd. Kfz. 251!
Replies: 8
Views: 1171

Re: The Sd. Kfz. 251!

Hello to all :D; a little more.................... The medium armored personnel carrier (mittlerer gepanzerter Mannschaftstransportwagen) Sd. Kfz. 25/1.! The versions before the spring of 1943, were also known as "Alte" (about 4,650 units from June 1939 to September 1943) included the Ausf. A, B and...