Finnish Volunteer Battalion of the Waffen-SS soldiers take part for the field Service of worship in Tampere after they have returned back to home, after 2 year of service on the German eastern front 1941-1943 Unit casualties where 255 men killed in action, 686 wounded and 14. The battalion was praised by many Waffen-SS commanders.

Finnish Volunteer Battalion of the Waffen-SS soldiers take part for the field…

two Finnish soldiers enjoying the spoils of Battle from the Lapland War between Finland their former enemy the Allies and the Axis in 1944.

Finnish soldier using german gear as warbooty during war in Lappland autumn 1944

Civil Guards Lotta. Lotta Svärd, Finnish women's voluntary defense organisation that was later banned by the Soviet Union.

Lotta Svärd, Finnish women's voluntary defense organisation that was later banned by the Soviet Union.

A Finnish soldier aims an L-39 20mm anti-tank rifle August 1941. [44653235]

31 Unique World War Two Pictures from the Finnish Wartime Photograph Archive. In this photo taken on August a Finnish solider looks down the sights of a Lahti anti-tank rifle.

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Major General Paavo Talvela (1897-1973) He was awarded the Mannerheim Cross 3 August 1941 and was the second recipient of the award.

Major General Paavo Talvela He was awarded the Mannerheim Cross 3 August 1941 and was the second recipient of the award.

Artillery General Vilho Petter Nenonen, Minister of Defence between 1923 and 1924. He trained in artillery in the Russian Army and fought in WW1. He was promoted to the rank of General of the Artillery in 1941. Nenonen developed the Finnish Army's artillery and tactics that proved decisive in the defensive victory in the Battle of Tali-Ihantala. The trajectory calculation formulas he developed are still in use today by all modern artillery. He received the Mannerheim Cross in 1945.

Artillery General Vilho Petter Nenonen, Minister of Defence between 1923 and…

Läpi sankkojen metsien, yli soitten ja rämeitten käy kaukopartion tie Vienan korpisaloilla.

Läpi sankkojen metsien, yli soitten ja rämeitten käy kaukopartion tie Vienan korpisaloilla.

In well prepared position

Finnish soldier with a 20 mm Lahti anti-tank gun near the Okhta River region.

Finnish Army artillery piece and its crew, date unknown, pin by Paolo Marzioli

[Photo] Finnish Army artillery piece and its crew, date unknown

Finnish Army artillery piece and its crew, date unknown, pin by Paolo Marzioli

Rajaseudun väki pakkasi omaisuutensa moneen kertaan vuosina 1939–1944. Toinen tuntematon -kokoelman viimeisessä novellissa Lyyti Rokka purkaa jatkuvan evakkotaipaleen raskautta. Kuvassa evakuointia Kannaksella 1.12.1939.

Rajaseudun väki pakkasi omaisuutensa moneen kertaan vuosina 1939–1944. Toinen tuntematon -kokoelman viimeisessä novellissa Lyyti Rokka purkaa jatkuvan evakkotaipaleen raskautta. Kuvassa evakuointia Kannaksella 1.12.1939.

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