Schützen, helfen, vermitteln, kämpfen.


Time for to play one of my favourite games of all time

Worst level ever (emotion-wise, not plot wise; I love this game to death) was when 1LT Vasquez was killed by the nuke. I liked that guy a lot.
War Pig was also bad af

"Here lies an unknown English Lieutenant killed in air combat". Western Desert, Egypt, 1941

Obergefreiter of the Luftwaffe, who was captured by soldiers of the 16th Infantry Division of the United States, trying to hide his face from the photographer taking pictures of him in Veyvertts (Weywertz), Belgium.Captive Obergefreiter awarded the Iron Cross 2nd class, and left to right: "Sports badge» (Deutsches Reichssportabzeichen), «Parachutist Badge Luftwaffe» (Fallschirmschutzenabzeichen) and “Hitler sign »(Hitlerjugend Leistungsabzeichen

Panther R02 belongs to Hans Gruhle, Joachim Peiper’s adjutant. Photo taken in Normandy, 1944.

Was he Peiper’s adjutant or was he Peiper’s battalion adjutant? There’s a huge difference.

NOW they tell me

German soldiers with an italian RSI officer. In the background, an italian L6/40 light tank.

Kill and Loss Ratio of the Schwere Panzer-Abteilungen (1942–1945)
More than 50% of the losses were due to the crews destroying their vehicles (as a result of the lack of fuel, breakdown or mechanical problems and other reasons). Losses include losses inflicted other than by enemy tanks. 

Holy fuck, sPzAbt 502 and 503 destroyed over 3,100 AFVs between them. That’s efficiency.

One of the first Tiger which was issued to the schwere Panzer-Abteilung 501 in August 1942. This will be sent to Tunisia in late 1942. The white numerals on the muzzle cover indicate that the tank was the 14th one in the production run (250014).
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