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by Mike Higgins
Wed Mar 21, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: Uniforms and Awards
Topic: EK2 Wächtler & Lange
Replies: 1
Views: 2030

Re: EK2 Wächtler & Lange

Excellent paint to core and nice frosting to the beading, congrats! That's a beauty. :D
by Mike Higgins
Mon Feb 06, 2012 9:15 pm
Forum: Uniforms and Awards
Topic: Russian Front Medal
Replies: 8
Views: 5008

Re: Russian Front Medal

http://i110.photobucket.com/albums/n88/Hagen_01/ostmedailleverleihungsgfc0.jpg Hard to see but the dark line, look to the north of Finland and you can pick up the dark line marked ND, this line marks the cut off, everywhere to the right (east) of the line qualified for the Ost Medal. Hope this help...
by Mike Higgins
Mon Apr 04, 2011 4:16 pm
Forum: Other Sites
Topic: Wargaming site
Replies: 6
Views: 4549

Wargaming site

New wargaming site, http://www.tincangeneral.com
by Mike Higgins
Fri Apr 01, 2011 4:26 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Panther Commander
Replies: 8
Views: 6882

Re: Panther Commander

wittmann007 wrote:hello mike theres a good bit of information about herbert elsner in the following books the panzer soldier by wade krawczyk/ german tanks of world war two by george forty :wink:
Thanks again wittmann!
by Mike Higgins
Tue Mar 29, 2011 2:55 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Panther Commander
Replies: 8
Views: 6882

Re: Panther Commander

wittmann007 wrote:hello mike the panther commanders name is oberfeldwebel herbert elsner that picture was taken in kriwoi rog russia :[]
Many Thanks wittmann! :D
by Mike Higgins
Sat Mar 26, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: My great uncle
Replies: 6
Views: 5329

Re: My great uncle

Dear members have I asked a stupid or obvious question ? Not a stupid question at all, someone will come along who can be of more help with the uniform, altough it's not a police uniform. As for your Uncles medals he is wearing the SA Sports Badge (Bottom) DRL Sports Badge (middle) and what appears...
by Mike Higgins
Sat Mar 26, 2011 8:47 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Panther Commander
Replies: 8
Views: 6882

Panther Commander

Anyone know who he is??
Image
by Mike Higgins
Sat Jan 29, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Women In Panzer Uniform?? Comments Please!
Replies: 11
Views: 9483

Re: Women In Panzer Uniform?? Comments Please!

jimd211545s wrote:is that to say that combat reward badges were never awarded to women?
Only if she has been through three seperate panzer assaults. :D Which is how the PAB was earned.
by Mike Higgins
Sat Jan 29, 2011 9:04 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What does ribbon specify
Replies: 3
Views: 1675

Re: What does ribbon specify

If not West Wall maybe Life Saving medal, as that ribbon is yellow with white stripes. The center color appears to light to be the Red Cross medal. He also appears to be wearing the ribbon for the Ost medal in his tunic buttonhole, hard to see though in this picture.
by Mike Higgins
Thu Jan 14, 2010 5:51 pm
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: midnight at skilled nursing fasciliy
Replies: 15
Views: 2036

Re: midnight at skilled nursing fasciliy

Glad to hear your on the mend Haen. Hope you are back home soon.
by Mike Higgins
Sat Dec 19, 2009 3:27 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Intresting SS unit
Replies: 7
Views: 3368

Re: Intresting SS unit

The collar tabs tell me they are musicians.
by Mike Higgins
Thu Oct 29, 2009 4:04 pm
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: Breslau 1945
Replies: 66
Views: 19289

Re: Breslau 1945

Really enjoyed your book "The Germans in Normandy", I am really looking forward to your upcoming book.
by Mike Higgins
Wed Jan 14, 2009 9:00 pm
Forum: Wargames
Topic: Are you a wargamer?
Replies: 63
Views: 34130

Re: Are you a wargamer?

I am a full fledged wargame collector....own many wargames, specifically started with the old Avalon Hill games in the 80's, and currently I have been acquiring Avalance Press games. I love boardgames more than computer games, and have a vast Axis & Allies Miniatures OOB. Nice to see you here White...
by Mike Higgins
Wed Feb 27, 2008 5:34 pm
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: What do you read at the moment?
Replies: 139
Views: 25154

Just started Doug Nash's book "Victory Was Beyond Their Grasp".
by Mike Higgins
Tue Jan 29, 2008 8:26 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Please send your best wishes to Tom Houlihan
Replies: 53
Views: 30878

Wishing you the best of health Tom. Hope everything turns out well.