Wehrmacht in World War II

often obscure fragments of information presented with period photos and documents

by Akira Takiguchi / Last update: Nov 18th, 2012 -

Vorpanzer from Ers.Rgt."GD"

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New Better less known than lost
Two less known Großdeutschland markings discovered.
Quest for non-standard features
Nothing is more attractive than non-standard features like "Vorpanzer"...
Miscellany (Page 2)
Three examples in one picture!
Seek, then it will be found
A lost zigsaw piece on a panzer prototype found.
The golden rule is "When it is drawn differently, it may well be from a different unit."
Zur besonderen Verwendung
"Special" sounds good but what really is special, is the problem...
Lost homeland - Bessarabia
Less known piece of history, the forced resettlement of Bessarabian-german and their fate is discovered in color.
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Axis Biographical Research
Lexikon der Wehrmacht
Feldgrau - The German Armed Forces 1919-1945
World War II day by day
Die Sturmartillerie
Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.
Dr. Niehorster's World War II Armed Forces
Hannowka - a village in Bessarabia
Panzerpixel 2005.5
Steiner's Homepage (in Japanese language)


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