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A Fallschirmjäger changing the barrel in his Note the captured Italian camo that his smock is made of. This is my rifle. Without my rifle, I am nothing. Without me, my rifle is nothing.

Messerschmitt Me262 A-1a/Jabo (Werknummer 170312)of I./KG 51 parked off of the Frankfurt Autobahn, 27 March 1945

Messerschmitt (Werknummer of I./KG 51 photographed on March 1945 off the Frankfurt Autobahn. Seen here minus its Junkers Jumo jet engines and surrounded by it’s Mk 108 cannon shells.

Stalingrad, provision "bombs" for the German troups encircled in Stalingrad. Often they didn't reach their recipients or fell into the hands of the Russians. "Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring, Oberbefehlshaber der Luftwaffe, will die 300.000 Mann aus der Luft versorgen. Nie wurde der errechnete Mindestbedarf für die Truppe erreicht. Als die Anflüge immer gefährlicher wurden + der Verlust an Mensch + Maschine dramatische Ausmaße annahm, wurden diese Versorgungsbomben über dem Kessel abgeworfen.

Stalingrad, provision "bombs" for the German troups encircled in Stalingrad. Often they didn't reach their recipients or fell into the hands of the Russians.

An AfrikaKorps lieutenant scopes the enemy with his "scissor glasses". German made scissor glasses had a reputation for superior optics and field endurance. A must for artillery observers and tactical battlefield diagram drafters.

AfrikaKorps lieutenant scopes the enemy with his "scissor glasses". German made scissor glasses had a reputation for superior optics and field endurance. A must for artillery observers and tactical battlefield diagram drafters.