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by mightythor99
Fri Sep 04, 2009 2:22 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Sharing my photo's.
Replies: 59
Views: 16128

Re:

THE BACK OF THAT PHOTO, SAYS THE DATE, MARCH , 1937, 2ND SQUAD, 5TH COMPANY, ARTILLERY REGIMENT 3. hope that helps ya! Here is the backside of the photo with the "29" in the right corner. :wink: http://img258.imageshack.us/img258/7378/scannen0006gz8.jpg And some Kriegsmarine photo's. These were my f...
by mightythor99
Fri Sep 04, 2009 2:10 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: can anyone help identify this officer ??
Replies: 6
Views: 2119

Re: can anyone help identify this officer ??

hans huckengrubber.....................
he's a lt., one of probably thousands stationed in north afrika........... was denken Sie?
hey, we're good, but not THAT good................
by mightythor99
Fri Sep 04, 2009 2:04 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Total Confusion
Replies: 2
Views: 680

Re: Total Confusion

they are regiments.
10th infantry regiment, and 56th infantry regiment...........
http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gli ... derung.htm

http://dict.leo.org/
dont know how good your german is........... so you can use the above address, for words you dont know.
:[]
by mightythor99
Fri Sep 04, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: this must be one of the most highly decorated divisions
Replies: 17
Views: 2433

Re: this must be one of the most highly decorated divisions

bah................ was only 20 minutes work, for hubert brinkforth, to knock out 9 french tanks................ :D first gefreiter to win the knights cross. http://babelfish.yahoo.com/translate_url?trurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de%2FPersonenregister%2FBrinkforthH.htm&lp=de_en&.intl=u...
by mightythor99
Sat Mar 14, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Photos 20th Pz Gren Div
Replies: 2
Views: 2275

Re: Photos 20th Pz Gren Div

hey roger, i bought an album from a guy who was in the 6th regt, from lubeck, 1938ish, through 1941ish, has some photos of the divisional commander, and shows a parade, with him, behind another guy, who looks, to me, like he's in a bulgarian uniform. has an iron cross 1st class, among other medals, ...
by mightythor99
Mon Mar 09, 2009 6:08 pm
Forum: World War I
Topic: USA tropps in Russia 1918
Replies: 9
Views: 4178

Re: USA tropps in Russia 1918

here's a unit history, very hard to find one, on the 332nd, they went to russia...... http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=250296597165&ssPageName=MERCOSI_VI_ROSI_PR4_PCN_BIX&refitem=330311740336&itemcount=4&refwidgetloc=closed_view_item&refwidgettype=osi_widget&_trksid=p284.m185&_trkp...
by mightythor99
Fri Mar 06, 2009 3:24 pm
Forum: World War I
Topic: USA tropps in Russia 1918
Replies: 9
Views: 4178

Re: USA tropps in Russia 1918

just saw this on ebay, thought someone might be interested! http://cgi.ebay.com/Diary-of-339th-Officer-written-entirely-in-North-Russia_W0QQitemZ330311740336QQcmdZViewItemQQptZLH_DefaultDomain_0?hash=item330311740336&_trksid=p3286.c0.m14&_trkparms=72%3A1205%7C66%3A2%7C65%3A12%7C39%3A1%7C240%3A1307%7...
by mightythor99
Tue Mar 03, 2009 12:41 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: RAD or Heer Unit
Replies: 2
Views: 1226

Re: RAD or Heer Unit

they are all wearing fliegerblouses,............. and the collar tabs all have "gulls" on them. that is how you can tell they are luftwaffe. if they had bars, would probably be army troops, but with a luft eagle on the breast, luft eagle on their hats, flieger blouses, and luft collar tabs,............
by mightythor99
Sun Mar 01, 2009 2:24 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Fakes
Replies: 29
Views: 8359

Re: Fakes

in the words of bart simpson........ famous cartoon,..... "didnt see me, cant provie it, I DIDNT DO IT...."
:-)
by mightythor99
Sun Mar 01, 2009 8:18 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Fate of Grenzschutz Regiments 32 and 42?
Replies: 21
Views: 5675

Re: Fate of Grenzschutz Regiments 32 and 42?

how do you figure out which grenzschutz troops were stationed where? i've got one photo album, that is grenschutz, they are armed with austrian model 95 carbines, so obviously they are located near the austrian border, i'll have to dig it out, and look at it again to see if there are any names writt...
by mightythor99
Sun Mar 01, 2009 7:47 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Fakes
Replies: 29
Views: 8359

Re: Fakes

afraid it's going to just happen............. i heard that people were faking ancient roman stuff,........... because... there was a market for it, after rome fell,...... there was tons of that stuff "dropped", all over that part of the world,... and they made fakes, because people wanted it! same t...
by mightythor99
Sat Feb 28, 2009 10:05 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Fakes
Replies: 29
Views: 8359

Re: Fakes

yep! i'd agree with that. but i heard there is a guy, who walks the isles of the shows in germany, with a SHOPPING CART full of fake photos,.... just made for gluing into albums, etc. bastard. someone should break his arms and legs.............. i bought some of the fake post card style,.... learned...
by mightythor99
Sat Feb 28, 2009 9:58 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Fakes
Replies: 29
Views: 8359

Re: Fakes

yep! i'd agree with that. but i heard there is a guy, who walks the isles of the shows in germany, with a SHOPPING
by mightythor99
Sat Feb 28, 2009 5:12 pm
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Did 1st Gebirgs-Division force Lwów to surrender?
Replies: 72
Views: 18536

Re: Did 1st Gebirgs-Division force Lwów to surrender? Bullshit!

german morale didnt have tons to do with why the 1st gj division didnt attack lwow,.......... think about it. by that time, poland was being over run by the soviets too,...........most of which, if not all of which, came waving white flags,.... and then taking prisoners. why rush in there, and get y...
by mightythor99
Sat Feb 28, 2009 4:16 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Photos 20th Pz Gren Div
Replies: 2
Views: 2275

Re: Photos 20th Pz Gren Div

hi roger, i have some. i have a really good album, that was plundered by someone, not sure if they are "souvenir" photos, .......... ones that soldiers could purchase at teh time or not, or unique originals. i think this unit had ones that could be purchased, and that might be ones that i have, they...