Since sending Otto the postcard I've bought & read these two books.
The one on the right was produced in 1942.
It is very much "of the time"....
Germans invade the USA ?
They couldn't cross the English Channel, can't see them crossing the Atlantic.
Been to Bath loads of times & don't remember seeing this building with bomb damage before until that day.
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Me after a day on the ranges.
''I have no live rounds or empty cases in my possession, Sir! ''
An American who was with us,
''I ain't got no ammo...
Same photo as yours.
It's from The Tiger Truimphs.
I have it upstairs on my shelf.
It won't be the Essex Regt if it the same chaps in the photo...
Same chaps on here .
THE BRITISH ARMY IN ITALY 1944 | Imperial War Museums (iwm.org.uk)
THE BRITISH ARMY IN ITALY 1944. © IWM (NA 14989)...
Cannot see images.
Broken image link shows for me.
Keep an eye out for a postcard from me @Otto . I posted one today.
The Third Man is set in Vienna.
They have a Jeep with 4 MPs of those Nations in it.
Here's his CWGC entry.
Can you edit 'Pvt' in the thread title.
He wasn't in the US Army.
It should be Pte.
Congratulations of the birth of your daughter.
Great name you've given her.
Just watch the last episode of Band of Brothers lots of Germans in feldgrau.
Yes they did still wear it in 45.
He told you the wrong website.
Not ww2t.com but WW2Talk
Field Service cap
Syrians used Panzer IV.
The French used alot of old panzers including Panthers.
See @von Poop 's old post on ww2t.
French Panthers & Spanish '88's
Scroll down to see @Otto 's post regarding the history of ww2f.
Yup , just found the post on 2T.
Feb 2008. 12 years ago !
I liked Henry Metelmann's 'Through Hell for Hitler.'
Been awhile since I read it though....
Have a look at how much fodder a horse needs & how all that food is transported to the front.
You don't need number or regiment.
You will need to know his Date of birth .
Go here , print off the forms & apply for them.
Requests for personal...