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by mightythor99
Sat Feb 14, 2009 11:21 am
Forum: Heer
Topic: help with identity
Replies: 2
Views: 1520

Re: help with identity

here's some more info on his unit for ya,............

http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gli ... derung.htm

hope this helps ya!
ted
by mightythor99
Thu Aug 28, 2008 10:28 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Field Marshal Walther Model? Nazi Wehrmacht Funeral
Replies: 5
Views: 6612

Re: Field Marshal Walther Model? Nazi Wehrmacht Funeral

all intrim batons look like intrim batons................ til you get up close. then they have luft eagles on em for luft field marshals,..........army eagles for army field marshals..........etc. the parade batons are colored,...........red = army, blue = navy, in velvet. (with appropriate eagles t...
by mightythor99
Thu Aug 28, 2008 10:21 pm
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Unknown Collar Tab
Replies: 2
Views: 1943

Re: Unknown Collar Tab

post the picture of the actual tab, and maybe someone can tell you. hard to tell with no uniform, etc.
by mightythor99
Thu Jul 03, 2008 8:26 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: help with this field post number please!!
Replies: 1
Views: 498

Re: help with this field post number please!!

that's not a feldpost number. it's a number off of a navy dog tag.
by mightythor99
Thu Jul 03, 2008 8:15 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Fieldpostnummers
Replies: 2
Views: 479

Re: Fieldpostnummers

58994D from 1944.................4th company (i think) fstg.Stamm-tr.LXXXIX 39185 .... 1.San.kp.27 and 56713b .....(2nd company i think)........... Fla.Btl.958 from March / December 1944 24472A............. until 1.1.40, it's 1.Kol.Art.Rgt 12, then it's Stab II u. 4-5 Battr.Art. Reg. 238 A means 4th...
by mightythor99
Fri May 30, 2008 9:35 am
Forum: Items Wanted, for Sale or for Trade
Topic: Heer Photo Album
Replies: 4
Views: 1859

Re: Heer Photo Album

..................sell us the SS album!
;-)
by mightythor99
Fri May 30, 2008 9:24 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: Misadventure and Punishment of an SS Officer.
Replies: 6
Views: 4702

Re: Misadventure and Punishment of an SS Officer.

would you expect anything less? it was not just the SS that was strict on shenanigans.................... one of the family stories from my mother, is of one of her friends' husband's father, who was a general in the wehrmacht. he was at a party, and late in the evening, he, along with a couple of o...
by mightythor99
Fri May 30, 2008 8:54 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Police Group 1
Replies: 2
Views: 740

Re: Police Group 1

many police units were shipped to poland, to help with prisoners of war, policing the streets, etc. not sure if there are any books about it or not, i've got a photo album that is police, and they go to warsaw, via train, from berlin. not sure which unit it is though, i dont think there are enough c...
by mightythor99
Fri May 30, 2008 8:50 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Feldpostnummer 09410P
Replies: 1
Views: 498

Re: Feldpostnummer 09410P

the book shows that feldpost number as infantry regiment 420, changing to gren. regiment 420 in '44. does not show any letters...........but the number is probably a D, not a P, and is infantry.
hope that helps!
by mightythor99
Fri May 30, 2008 8:36 am
Forum: Unit Histories, Feldpost Numbers & Orders of Battle
Topic: Dog tag translation
Replies: 2
Views: 748

Re: Dog tag translation

my book says your tag translates: lang, fernsprecher, falschrimjager, then the numbers, which would be 3rd company, last number is the regiment. only problem is that the fernsprecher one should NOT have an "r" at the end............... AND ALL the paratrooper dog tags that i've had, were just a long...
by mightythor99
Sat Mar 01, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: Other Sites
Topic: does anyone have a way to get ahold of this guy?
Replies: 2
Views: 1640

he he..............hell,...........didnt even see that......

was focusing on other stuff i guess.........
thanks!
:D
by mightythor99
Sat Mar 01, 2008 9:58 am
Forum: Other Sites
Topic: does anyone have a way to get ahold of this guy?
Replies: 2
Views: 1640

does anyone have a way to get ahold of this guy?

http://www.stinch.com/militaria/index.html

if you click on his "contact" page, it opens up with a .com email address,.........and wont send. there's no @, etc.

pretty interesting site, if you collect german leather!
by mightythor99
Sun Feb 24, 2008 5:13 pm
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: anyone have info on gren. regt. becker? april '45?
Replies: 2
Views: 754

just had my mother read through some of the letters.........

this man was a rottenfuhrer, in wiking, and when they were still, or just finished up in budapest, he landed in brno, cz,.........then prague, then went to near cottbus, and was formed into regt. becker, actually, he was using their feldpost number about 3 weeks before the book says it came into exi...
by mightythor99
Sun Feb 24, 2008 2:19 am
Forum: SS/Waffen-SS
Topic: anyone have info on gren. regt. becker? april '45?
Replies: 2
Views: 754

anyone have info on gren. regt. becker? april '45?

just got in a large grouping of feldpost, from a man who was in regimental staff, for grenadier regiment becker, feldpost number 64210A. going to have to have mom do some reading on the content, his handwriting is a little difficult, but i think it will be interesting content! letters run from fall ...
by mightythor99
Sun Jan 27, 2008 9:30 am
Forum: Heer
Topic: German Penal Battalions
Replies: 10
Views: 10500

my mistake on my last post........for penal battalions

:oops: my feldpost group is from an oberleutnant, (older man, who was training artillery troops in prague area when russian campaign began, and wanted to rejoin his "old unit". he got his wish, but was made the leader of the trouble maker group, and hated it. he talks only a little bit about what th...