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by ReinhardH
Fri Jan 20, 2012 1:16 am
Forum: Verboten! - Off topic content
Topic: Hillbillies
Replies: 3
Views: 4492

Re: Hillbillies

lol, a lot of small places like this are so remote that they can only be supplied by foot, and are closed in winter :wink: Some local yokel farmers who double as innkeepers in the high country during the summer months traditionally have done this kind of stuff for their guests. In some of these plac...
by ReinhardH
Tue Jan 17, 2012 4:56 am
Forum: Verboten! - Off topic content
Topic: The Third Man
Replies: 1
Views: 4101

The Third Man

A magical tune and a great movie ... I remember watching it the first time it aired on TV when I was a kid :)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lZZHq2JS ... re=related
by ReinhardH
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:52 am
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: THANKSGIVING
Replies: 1
Views: 1447

Re: THANKSGIVING

Bravo, well said! :up:
by ReinhardH
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:19 am
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: Jubilee
Replies: 2
Views: 1660

Re: Jubilee

lol, too funny ... such minor details after so many of their years together .... God Bless the both of them! :D
by ReinhardH
Sat Dec 24, 2011 4:33 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: An intriguing foto.Spot& identify various items?
Replies: 5
Views: 2855

Re: An intriguing foto.Spot& identify various items?

... und BTW ... Frohe Weihnachten! :D
by ReinhardH
Thu Dec 22, 2011 11:53 pm
Forum: Comments and Suggestions
Topic: Frohe Weihnachten!
Replies: 3
Views: 3783

Frohe Weihnachten!

A wonderful tune, and a nice video: ;)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s9coPzDx6tA

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year :D
by ReinhardH
Sun Aug 28, 2011 6:50 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Unternehmen "Otto".
Replies: 40
Views: 18430

Re: Unternehmen "Otto".

Many thanks for yet another one of your wonderfully informative threads, tigre ... what an amazing historical resource! :up:
by ReinhardH
Sun Feb 27, 2011 5:37 am
Forum: Veterans and vet info
Topic: Experiences of Germans with recruitment for Foreign Legion
Replies: 24
Views: 19695

Re: Experiences of Germans with recruitment for Foreign Legion

This one appears to be still available.. http://www.amazon.de/Verkaufte-deutscher-Fremdenlegion%C3%A4r-Erlebnisse-Nordafrika/dp/B0000BG5Z7 Maybe also try getting 'Devil's Guard' by Elsford And likewise .. thanks for the Bacque reference .. I will follow up on it ;) FWIW, not a single Wehrmacht vet I...
by ReinhardH
Thu Feb 24, 2011 10:00 pm
Forum: Veterans and vet info
Topic: Experiences of Germans with recruitment for Foreign Legion
Replies: 24
Views: 19695

Re: Experiences of Germans with recruitment for Foreign Legion

An internet search for 'foreign legion' should yield quite a list of books about the FFL, some of which may be based on personal memoirs ;)
by ReinhardH
Thu Dec 16, 2010 7:21 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: You can't beat a bit more Goebbels
Replies: 10
Views: 3046

Re: You can't beat a bit more Goebbels

lol, FWIW, my own best guess at yet another 'interpretation'… "Once the situation in the East is successfully resolved - and we all hope that this will be accomplished during the course of this summer -, then Europe will be able to, as the Führer would put it, 'for at least a while, be free to shift...
by ReinhardH
Fri Dec 10, 2010 1:49 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: German Vocabulary: Word of the Day
Replies: 32
Views: 25051

Re: German Vocabulary: Word of the Day

lol ... a few terms my dear old dad shared with me a few years ago ... had I not already been sitting on the floor watching TV at the time, I would have fallen out of my chair laughing....
Negerschweiss (coffee)
Hängepulver (salt peter)