german soldier with a flammenwerfer or fmw the standard issue flamethrower during the early phase of the had a capacity of 3 us gallons and could project its burning fuel out to 25 meters. a lighter version, began replacing the 35 in
A Soviet POW removes the charred remains of a comrade with a meat hook from the location of an enegagment between German armor and a Red Army motorized column. The result was the annihiliation of the latter.
A very large bore rifle firing long cartridges hopefully powerful enough to penetrate British Tanks. New Zealand soldiers in a German dug out with a captured German anti-tank rifle, near Grévillers, 25 August
On April 1945 Lt. Kurt von Dittmar, German official army news commentator, together with Major Pluskat, Dittmar’s son and two orderlies crossed the Eble River. They crossed at Magdeburg in the the zone of the Third Battalion.