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by German Born
Sat Mar 22, 2008 4:54 pm
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Kormoran wreck found off WA
Replies: 25
Views: 4822

From the Kormoran 6 x 5.9 inch (150 mm) guns, 2 x 37 mm anti-tank guns, 5 x 20 mm FlaK anti-aircraft guns, 2 x twin 533 mm (21 inch) torpedo batteries a bove the waterline; two single tubes below, 390 mines As most incidents which involve the americans there is usually a conspiracy theory attached....
by German Born
Fri Mar 21, 2008 1:59 am
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Kormoran wreck found off WA
Replies: 25
Views: 4822

From the Kormoran 6 x 5.9 inch (150 mm) guns, 2 x 37 mm anti-tank guns, 5 x 20 mm FlaK anti-aircraft guns, 2 x twin 533 mm (21 inch) torpedo batteries a bove the waterline; two single tubes below, 390 mines As most incidents which involve the americans there is usually a conspiracy theory attached....
by German Born
Wed Mar 19, 2008 8:09 pm
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Kormoran wreck found off WA
Replies: 25
Views: 4822

Reports elsewhere mention the wreck is upright and complete. Complete apart from the missing bow section that appears to have broken off. May explain a quick sinking with crew not being able to lower lifeboats? They reckon about 25m of bow is missing, prob from torpedo damage Probably Torpedo damag...
by German Born
Sun Mar 16, 2008 5:02 pm
Forum: Kriegsmarine
Topic: Kormoran wreck found off WA
Replies: 25
Views: 4822

Honour the sailors

I bow my head in honour of the fallen sailors from both the HMAS "Sydney" and the German raider "Hilfskeuzer" who tragically lost their lives at sea.I can only hope this find can try to bring some kind of closure to the relatives of these fine men.
by German Born
Wed Mar 05, 2008 7:55 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Sad news from my family, getting back on track now
Replies: 23
Views: 16539

Bumper Sticker

I saw a good Bumper sticker the other day"If all else Fails Hug your cat" :D
by German Born
Wed Mar 05, 2008 7:01 pm
Forum: What's New
Topic: Sad news from my family, getting back on track now
Replies: 23
Views: 16539

Your Cat

Sorry to hear about your cat.Our Alley cat lived for 14 years and kidney failure got her.It was one of the hardest things I've had to do in life when I had to take her to the Vets to be put down.They really are a member of the family and anyone that has lost a beloved pet will understand the heartbr...
by German Born
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:55 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Did The Germans Have Any Idea?
Replies: 0
Views: 975

Did The Germans Have Any Idea?

After almost 'walking" into some countries and taking control,and after "Operation Barbarossa"Did the Germans really have any idea what they were about to face?Their enemy (Russia) were cosiderably outnumbering them in every way,whether by more "fresh" men,weapons and vehicles.Was taking Russia so i...
by German Born
Tue Jan 08, 2008 3:41 am
Forum: Veterans and vet info
Topic: War Widows Story
Replies: 13
Views: 4500

This just goes to prove that Love will always win in the end,whether it,s love of your family, country or love of your fellow countryman and comrade.I can only hope that this amazing woman and her family has found some peace and closure.We can take away people,s money and possesions and even one,s d...
by German Born
Wed Aug 01, 2007 2:56 am
Forum: Veterans and vet info
Topic: Let the veterans talk?
Replies: 75
Views: 17578

World war 2 became a personal war between 2 leaders in the end...Hitler and Stalin.
by German Born
Wed Aug 01, 2007 2:47 am
Forum: Veterans and vet info
Topic: Let the veterans talk?
Replies: 75
Views: 17578

If anyone thinks that a German soldier that was drafted still a teenage kid with pimples and maybe some acne could just waltz back into civilization AFTER THE WAR you are kidding yourself.YOU WOULD BE LIVING IN @#% DISNEYLAND.mICKEY MOUSE IS MY UNCLE.mY MOTHER IS MOTHER GOOSE.
by German Born
Tue Jul 31, 2007 4:25 am
Forum: Veterans and vet info
Topic: Let the veterans talk?
Replies: 75
Views: 17578

Hi Heindrich,while it might have been possible for some to return to post war Germany (after serving your country)I can say it was a little bit different for the handful of guys (my dad) that apart from fighting on the front they survived a Russian POW camp,and even though the war ended in 45 were r...
by German Born
Tue May 01, 2007 3:52 am
Forum: General WWII German Military Discussion
Topic: A Good German
Replies: 12
Views: 3784

A Good German

Was there any such thing as "A good German" between 1939-45? %E
by German Born
Sat Apr 21, 2007 6:21 am
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: Ramstein
Replies: 6
Views: 2511

Ramstein good or bad

So what is Ramstein good or bad for singing about Hitler,Himler etc?
by German Born
Sat Apr 21, 2007 6:17 am
Forum: General WWII German Military Discussion
Topic: Hitlers Birthday
Replies: 9
Views: 3411

Hitlers Birthday

As it is Hitlers birthday on friday 27 April students from over 80 countries studying in a medical school will be locked down.Going on previous years there is an ever increase in Neo-Nazi activities and violence marking his birthday in Moscow.
by German Born
Fri Apr 20, 2007 5:41 am
Forum: Soldatenheim
Topic: Ramstein
Replies: 6
Views: 2511

Ramstein

German heavy metal rock band Ramstein has a song out named "Hitler"You can download it.