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by noeneors
Thu Jun 23, 2011 4:25 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello to all
A document signed Blaurock (General commandant from 8 ID) from Belgian Military archiv in QET Evere Brussels.
Noenoers
by noeneors
Sat Jun 18, 2011 7:49 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello Tigre
Is it a translation of the german book of Erich Mende or maybe it exist an English version of this excellent book.
From which source are the pictures?
Many many thanks for your heavy help.
Noeneors
by noeneors
Mon Jun 06, 2011 1:17 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

hello Tigre I really don't know this map. Many thanx for that. As I told it many times, I live in the exact area where IR84 crossed the Meuse, and the river banks are under my eyes every days. No informations about the exact crossing spot? I study as well french 8 RI reports whith dinghies trying in...
by noeneors
Mon May 23, 2011 12:52 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello Tigre
Many thanx for your translation...
Is it possible to see more of the map? I'm so interested by actions in the north of Yvoir. (Profondeville/Godinne)
Noeneors
by noeneors
Sun May 15, 2011 2:04 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello Tigre
I'm so interested by your chronicle about IR7 and IR 84.
I hope you can show your translation of the Mende text concerning Meuse crossing.
many thanx
noeneors
by noeneors
Thu May 05, 2011 7:37 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Identification of unit? Meuse/Belgium May 1940
Replies: 3
Views: 2384

Re: Identification of unit? Meuse/Belgium May 1940

Hello Simon That's the best Ican do... There's a lot of possibilities: 2 divisions are involved in fighting in this area: 8 and 28 ID with their IR : 28, 38, 84 and 7,49,83 AR 8,44 and 28,64 So, it appears that 267ID is present as well with IR 467, 487, 497 .... 3 days later, 211 ID spent a few days...
by noeneors
Sat Apr 23, 2011 3:58 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello Tigre Many thanks for your reply. I found as you get the german text about IR 7 fighting in lexikon. The JMO of french 8 IR talk about several trying to cross the river with "Schlauchboot" on the exact spot of the picture. German troop can approach the river protected by big rocks. There is th...
by noeneors
Sat Mar 19, 2011 7:51 am
Forum: Photographs
Topic: Identification of unit? Meuse/Belgium May 1940
Replies: 3
Views: 2384

Identification of unit? Meuse/Belgium May 1940

hello searchers This picture was shot between Profondeville and Bioul between 15 may and beginning of june 1940 Is it possible to indentify this document (Bundes-archiv or private) to find find unit of these man. (location, date, unit?) Many thanks for your help Thanks for your reply Noeneors Guten ...
by noeneors
Wed Nov 24, 2010 12:14 pm
Forum: Luftwaffe
Topic: Installationen der Luftwaffe bei Sart-St.Laurent Belgien
Replies: 0
Views: 1048

Installationen der Luftwaffe bei Sart-St.Laurent Belgien

Hallo Forum Guten Tag: ich bin belgisch und Forscher in Geschichte des zweiten Weltkriegs. Ich suche Infos auf Installationen vom luftwaffe (zentrales Telefon, Radarfeststellung ) von 1941 bis 1944... Die Gebäude waren in einem Holz kurz vor Sart-saint-Laurent/Fosses la Ville installiert, in Belgien...
by noeneors
Wed Aug 04, 2010 1:53 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: German Army 1st september 1939
Replies: 110
Views: 133070

Re: German Army 1st september 1939

So, let's continue the list. :) Here is the 8. Infanteriedivision: Hello ERICV I'm looking for "Kriegstagesbusch" of IR 84 but so IR 28 and 38 during "Meuse fighting" on 12 to 18 may 1940 These informations can picked up from the souce bottom. Can you help me? Many thanks for your reply Noeneors So...
by noeneors
Mon Jun 14, 2010 6:57 am
Forum: Heer
Topic: The story of the german 8 Infantry Division.
Replies: 0
Views: 1188

The story of the german 8 Infantry Division.

Hi friends I'm looking for a german book about the story of 8 I.D Die Geschichte der 8. oberschlesisch-sudetendeutschen Infanteriedivision / Jägerdivision 1935-1945, Villingen-Schwenningen: Kameradschaftsverband 8. Jäg.D. 1979, 356 S. ... Infanteriedivision 1935-1945. It contains "kriegtagesbuch" a...
by noeneors
Sun Feb 07, 2010 5:48 am
Forum: Heer
Topic: 8 Infanterie Division in Belgium in may 1940
Replies: 0
Views: 1152

8 Infanterie Division in Belgium in may 1940

Hi searchers Asyou can see under a german book is dedicated to 8ID Die Geschichte der 8. (oberschlesisch-sudetendeutschen) Infanterie-/Jäger-Division - Hrsg.: Kameradschaftsbund der 8. Jg.Div., 1979, 356 Seiten. I'm looking for this book or better, a copy of the chapter about blitzkrieg in Belgium. ...
by noeneors
Sun Jan 31, 2010 9:40 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello Ypenburg, Thanks for your reply Your informations are surely good but my research concern the Profondeville area (5km north of Yvoir or 7km North of Houx. it's important for me to find which unit crossed the Meuse at this place and when. I am trying to retrace the advance of the german units i...
by noeneors
Tue Jan 19, 2010 3:32 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Re: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Bonsoir Prosper Décidément nous nous retrouvons sur tout les forums. Oui, bien sûr je possède tout les ouvrage de Peter Taghon mais la question me tarabustait et mon objectif est de savoir quel unité allemande était présente à Profondeville, Arbre, Lesves le 15 mai. Certains on traversé à Houx ( épi...
by noeneors
Mon Jan 18, 2010 10:22 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?
Replies: 38
Views: 15832

Is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee crossed the Meuse first?

Hello searchers According to the text below from "lexikon der werhmarcht" this is the 84 IR from 8 ID - IV armee was the first to cross the Meuse . Am 2. Februar 1940 erfolgte die Abgabe des II. Bataillons an das Infanterie-Regiment 525, es wurde daraufhin sofort wieder ersetzt. Am Vormittag des 9. ...