antti

5 followers
·
7 following
antti
More ideas from antti
SS-Untersturmführer Franz-Josef "Franzl" Kneipp in Normandy front, June 1944.

SS-Untersturmführer Franz-Josef "Franzl" Kneipp September 1911 - 12 October in Normandy front, June He was a signal officer (Nachrichtenoffizier) in the III.

This Messerschmitt Bf 109E-1 piloted by Unteroffizier Arno Zimmermann was downed after a Brirish Hurricane fired a machine gun burst through the engine. The pilot headed back to the French coast, but the engine faltered badly, the cockpit filled with smoke, and he was obliged to make a forced landing on the beach gravel near the water tower at Lydd, Kent (October 27, 1940). It is seen being inspected by a Home Guard sentry. Zimmerman remained a POW for the duration of the war.

The Messerschmitt Bf often called Me 109 (most often by Allied pilots and aircrew), was a German World War II fighter aircraft designed by Willy Messerschmitt and Robert Lusser during the earl…

Captain James B. Lloyd, liaison officer with the 370th Fighter Group, examines and overturned German "Panther" tank that fell victim to an attack by USAAF P-38 Lightning fighters during the Battle of the Bulge, Dec 1944. Mastery of the air gave Allied forces the decisive edge against the failing German defenders.

Captain James B. Lloyd, liaison officer with the Fighter Group, examines an overturned German "Panther" tank that fell victim to an attack by USAAF Lightning fighters during the Battle of the Bulge, Dec

American M4 Sherman tank bogged down in the mud near Miturno during the campaign to drive German forces from Italy, 1944.

American Sherman tank bogged down in the mud near Miturno during the campaign to drive German forces from Italy, 1944