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by Shadow
Sun Jan 03, 2010 9:43 pm
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: So....My Tank Corps in Prussia...
Replies: 904
Views: 131587

Re: So....My Tank Corps in Prussia...

585th Really Heavy Tank Battalion is back from R & R :evil: Hey, Nibelung !! Any chance I can get a new job with 585th ??? :wink: I might be getting a little tired of driving Herr Houlihan around ............. he always seems to be getting me lost!! :beer: Of course he'll blame it on his driver !! ...
by Shadow
Sat Dec 19, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: New requirement going forward re: user names on Feldgrau
Replies: 111
Views: 47123

Re:

[quote="Jason Pipes"]For the record... I have no plans to implment some sort of credit card scheme for verifying identy on Feldgrau. That would be both impossible and unwarranted. That said I do wish to move to a real name basis on the site. As mentioned, we are open to discussion on this and would ...
by Shadow
Thu Oct 29, 2009 11:51 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Translation Help Required !! German to English.
Replies: 2
Views: 715

Re: Translation Help Required !! German to English.

Hello Christoph !! :D

As always - thanks for your kind help !!

Best regards,

/John
by Shadow
Thu Oct 29, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Translation Help Required !! German to English.
Replies: 2
Views: 715

Translation Help Required !! German to English.

Greetings Troops !! :D Could someone please give me the proper translation of the German military terms: "in Zuführung" and, also "im Abmarsch" ?? :oops: I think the first one has something to do with being in some type of supply status and the second, I believe, means that the unit is departing it'...
by Shadow
Mon Oct 26, 2009 12:23 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Translation Help Required !! English to German.
Replies: 2
Views: 848

Re: Translation Help Required !! English to German.

Hello I would put it this way: "Kriegsgliederung - Einheiten unter dem Kommando des O.K.W., O.K.H. und der Heeresgruppen zu verschiedenen Zeitpunkten" /Christoph Thanks Christoph !! :up: :up: I've already acknowledged your help in my latest project for Axis Historical Factbook. I've now added some ...
by Shadow
Mon Oct 26, 2009 11:17 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: Translation Help Required !! English to German.
Replies: 2
Views: 848

Translation Help Required !! English to German.

Greetings Troops: :D Could someone please tell me if my German translation (below) of the English version (above) is accurate ??? :oops: English: "Order of Battle - Units under the direct authority (Reserves) of the Supreme Command of the German Armed Forces (O.K.W.), Supreme Command of the German A...
by Shadow
Wed Oct 07, 2009 12:04 pm
Forum: General WWII German Military Discussion
Topic: O.K.H. and the "Eastern Front".
Replies: 13
Views: 5009

Re: O.K.H. and the "Eastern Front".

actually - I though the the process was OKH gradually LOST everything EXCEPT the Eastern Front to the OKW! :D :shock: You're probably right "p_r" !! :D :D :D I wonder if it was difficult for the head of the OKH to give up power to the head of the OKW ....... or the other way around ?? :wink: He mus...
by Shadow
Wed Oct 07, 2009 10:52 am
Forum: General WWII German Military Discussion
Topic: O.K.H. and the "Eastern Front".
Replies: 13
Views: 5009

O.K.H. and the "Eastern Front".

Greetings Troops !! :D Can someone please tell me when, officially or unofficially, the O.K.H. took over command of all military matters pertaining to the "Eastern Front", relegating the O.K.W. to command of the "lesser important" theatres of war ?? Could it have been around 19 December 1941, when O...
by Shadow
Tue Jul 14, 2009 9:25 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944
Replies: 20
Views: 4829

Re: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944

Piet,

Thanks for the information !! :up:

Best regards,

John :D
by Shadow
Sun Jul 12, 2009 12:05 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944
Replies: 20
Views: 4829

Re: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944

Jan-Hendrik,

Thanks for your information !! :up: :up:

Best regards,

John
by Shadow
Sun Jul 12, 2009 6:52 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944
Replies: 20
Views: 4829

Re: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944

Greetings Piet and Jan-Hendrik!! :D To: PIET: Is a “Festungs Platz” (Fortress Place) and a “Fester Platz” the same thing?? In my research I have found listings for “Festungs” and “Fester Platz” in the same text and the only difference I seem to find is that “Festung” seems to simply mean a “Fortress...
by Shadow
Sun Jul 12, 2009 12:28 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944
Replies: 20
Views: 4829

Re: orgaisation of the LVI. Panzerkorps, June 1 1944

On June 1 1944, the LVI. Panzerkorps had the following organisation: From June 13 onwards, the Panzerkorps was no longer part of the 2. Armee (HGr. Mitte), because it was transfered to the 4. Panzerarmee (HGr. Nordukraine). At which point I think it took over command of 26 Inf.Div., 131 Inf.Div., 2...
by Shadow
Sat Jul 11, 2009 11:31 pm
Forum: Feldgrau Published Authors
Topic: Feldgrau Author: Tom Houlihan
Replies: 38
Views: 21518

Re: Feldgrau Author: Tom Houlihan

Greetings Troops !! :D I most strongly recommend that you rush right out and purchase this extremely handy research tool! My copy now rests in a place of honour in the top right hand drawer of my desk, where I can reach it quickly! AND, after the many months I’ve had Tom’s book, I am totally embarr...
by Shadow
Thu Jun 11, 2009 6:34 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Rzhev 1943 – 102nd and 252nd German infantry divisions.
Replies: 3
Views: 1683

Re: Rzhev 1943 – 102nd and 252nd German infantry divisions.

Greetings “Sauvant” – :D My records (for 01 March 1943) show 252nd Infanteriedivision about 25 Km. due south of Gshatsk, on the eastern flank of the Rshew salient, sandwiched between the 35th & 292nd Infanteriedivisionen, under command of IX Armeekorps. I show 102nd Infanteriedivision about 20 Km. a...