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by Gunther
Fri Aug 21, 2009 2:09 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: Tagesmeldung Totenkopf Division I2th Company III/I.R. 1
Replies: 2
Views: 1458

Tagesmeldung Totenkopf Division I2th Company III/I.R. 1

Can anyone here advise where I might start to look for the daily / weekly reports from the 12th Company, Batalion III from Motorised Infantry Regiment 1 of the 3rd SS Division Totenkopf. Any information or leads would be most welcome - my Grandfather served in this company from 1st September 1939 to...
by Gunther
Mon Jul 27, 2009 7:26 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: SS - Totenkopf - Sturmbahn
Replies: 4
Views: 1721

Re: SS - Totenkopf - Sturmbahn

by Gunther
Fri Jul 24, 2009 7:16 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: SS - Totenkopf - Sturmbahn
Replies: 4
Views: 1721

Re: SS - Totenkopf - Sturmbahn

Do you have any photos? You could also try http://www.dd-wast.de/
by Gunther
Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:34 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Kameradschaft Im Lied / Camaraderie In Song
Replies: 0
Views: 1159

Kameradschaft Im Lied / Camaraderie In Song

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by Gunther
Thu Jul 16, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

Re: What Uniform/s..?

Not sure I have any of the graves, have plenty of the French Campaign and all sorts of others! will have a look and post some more
thanks for explanation re 'recovery' of body
by Gunther
Wed Jul 15, 2009 1:07 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

Re: What Uniform/s..?

Thanks Richard, am slightly shocked by your last statement about his body as I have photograph of his grave and all of his personal effects were returned to my grandmother....I will see what the WASt have on record.
all the best,
Gunther
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by Gunther
Wed Jul 15, 2009 2:20 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

Re: What Uniform/s..?

Thanks Richard - I have put in a request to the Volksbund who had no records of him and passed the information on to Berlin and the organisation you mentioned in your post. Do you have direct access or copies of these records as you had the information to hand...am intrigued that's all! Will put in ...
by Gunther
Tue Jul 14, 2009 2:33 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

Re: What Uniform/s..?

Many thanks CS! - very useful info - the number on his sleeve is a '2' whatever that denotes Richard - thanks for the info re his death, can I ask where you found this information as I have been searching for an official record somewhere - all I have is his Wehrpass stating this but to see it from a...
by Gunther
Sun Jun 28, 2009 10:44 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

Re: What Uniform/s..?

Hi CS, Many thanks for this - that is interesting indeed and good to link the photo and the letter together at last. Any ideas regarding the SS uniform in the wedding photo? Here's another shot of it. Year was 1936. Also Hitler Youth ID which ties in with the 1933 letter / picture as a natural conti...
by Gunther
Thu Jun 18, 2009 1:06 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

Re: What Uniform/s..?

Abend CS

Danke Dir. Den Sütterlin Schrift kann Ich leider nicht lesen. Schau mal diesen Brief an, auch von 1933 und vielleicht ist es auch mit dem Uniform verbindet...?

Alles gute,
Gunther
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by Gunther
Thu Jun 11, 2009 4:03 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: FRONTLINE PHOTOS OF GERMAN SOLDIERS
Replies: 179
Views: 111854

Re: FRONTLINE PHOTOS OF GERMAN SOLDIERS

This is of some of the Totenkopf SS TK/IR 1 relaxing in France 1940.
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by Gunther
Thu Jun 11, 2009 3:47 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: What Uniform/s..?
Replies: 16
Views: 4754

What Uniform/s..?

Can anyone tell me any more about these uniforms?

First is taken in 1933
Second is SS but what type of uniform..? taken in March 1936 of my Grandparents wedding, my Grandfather went on to join the Totenkopf Division in Sept 1939.
Many thanks,
Gunther
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by Gunther
Tue Jun 09, 2009 3:30 pm
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: Soldaten, Kämpfer, Kameraden
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Soldaten, Kämpfer, Kameraden

Thanks.

Sorry to hear of your loss Helmut
by Gunther
Sun Jun 07, 2009 1:15 pm
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: Soldaten, Kämpfer, Kameraden
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Soldaten, Kämpfer, Kameraden

Tag Thanks for posting - according to his Wehrpass I believe he was a Rotenführer with SS TIR 1, 12th Company - I'm just starting to read his letters from the front to my Grandmother which my mother recently passed on to me and my research is just starting. I intend to go with the Volksbund at some ...
by Gunther
Fri Jun 05, 2009 7:54 am
Forum: Books and Reviews
Topic: Soldaten, Kämpfer, Kameraden
Replies: 8
Views: 1268

Re: Soldaten, Kämpfer, Kameraden

thanks for the links - no joy on either site - the ebay copy must've gone - will keep searching
Gunther