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#1 RottenVivica

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Posted 25 January 2009 - 11:28 PM

Hello, I'm Tanya. I'm 19 years old.
What brought me to this forums is, My Oma and Opa (Grandma and Grandpa) are from Germany my mother was also born in Germany. They moved to the US in the 60's. My Oma and Opa will not discuss WW2 with me. They do not talk about it at all! I've heard a few things but it wasn't that informing.

What brought me here is I have some pictures of who I think is my Oma's brother. The it looked like he is in a military uniform. The picture was taken in Spring 1941, on the back of the picture is writing but its in German and I do not know German. I also have another picture of him from 1955, in between that period of time there is no other photos of him. So I came here looking for help, to see if anybody know what he might have done in the military. He has no SS symobles on his uniform, so I am very confused and I'm looking to see if anybody can give me any information.

#2 WotNoChad?

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 12:20 AM

Allo Tanya, I've responded to this question on the other thread.

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#3 RottenVivica

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 12:25 AM

Thank you Very much. I've been trying to find out as much information as I can.

#4 Slipdigit

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 12:36 AM

Welcome Tanya, I hope that you can find the answers you are looking for.

Rogues, please answer the inquiries about her uncle in her other thread.
http://www.ww2f.com/...ou-help-me.html

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#5 Tomcat

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 02:49 AM

Welcome matey.:)
For want of a nail the shoe was lost, for the want of a shoe the horse was lost, for the want of a horse the rider was lost, for the want of a rider the battle was lost, For want of a battle the kingdom was lost, and all for the want of a horseshoe nail.

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#6 bigfun

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 03:51 AM

Welcome Tanya! Glad you could join us!
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#7 Skipper

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 10:33 AM

Welcome Tanya, if you have more questions, don't hesitate to post them in our information section. Quite a few of us speak German.

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#8 PzJgr

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 01:32 PM

Howdy Tanya and welcome to the forum. We love questions and to help folks. Glad to have you with us and hopefully we can be of help. Happy posting.
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#9 dgmitchell

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Posted 27 January 2009 - 02:07 AM

Welcome Tanya! There are many fine folk here and I am sure one or more will be able to help you!

Cheers!

#10 ghost_of_war

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Posted 27 January 2009 - 01:07 PM

Welcome.
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#11 paratrooper506

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Posted 30 January 2009 - 04:54 PM

should,nt have much problem finding that information




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