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All Things Finnish: Photo

Something old Something new Something borrowed Something blue Little bits of Finland and anything Finnish around the world, in the past or in the present. If something borrowed is yours and you do not like it in this format, or think it's not properly credited let me know and I will change or delete it. You probably won't like or be interested in everything I put on this page, but hopefully you'll find a few things or learn something new about Finland.

Olavi Alakulppi – was a known Finnish cross country skier and a Knight of the Mannerheim Cross.Alakulppi served in all three wars of Finland: Winter Continuation. Lappland, Finnish Civil War, Man Of War, Real Hero, United States Army, Korean War, German Army, Military History, World War Two

Finnish Forces - Olavi Alakulppi

Olavi Alakulppi (1915 – 1990) was a #Finnish cross country skier and a Knight of the Mannerheim Cross. Alakulppi served in all three of Finland's WWII conflicts: The Winter War (1939-40), The Continuation War (1941-44), and The Lapland War (1944-45). He advanced from sergeant to captain during the war. He received two Mannerheim Crosses (2nd Class) and two Crosses of Liberty. He also received the Iron Cross (2nd Class) of the German army during the war. After WWII Alakulppi moved to…

Talvisodan rauha 1940 Finnish Civil War, Night Shadow, Defence Force, Military Pictures, Helsinki, Ancient History, Nostalgia, Facts, Memories

Tämä etusivu pysäytti suomalaiset 75 vuotta sitten – ”Olette vuodattaneet vertanne”

Talvisodan päättymisestä on tullut tänään kuluneeksi tasan 75 vuotta. Sanomalehti Uusi Suomi kertoi asiasta 14.3.1940 julkaistussa numerossaan.

Jatkosodan kenttäsairaaloiden kauhukuvat eivät unohdu – Sotamaa leikkasi yötä päivää Pervitinin voimalla - Kotimaa - Ilta-Sanomat History Of Finland, Night Shadow, Fight For Us, Korean War, Vietnam War, Military History, World War, Japan, Wwii

Jatkosodan kenttäsairaaloiden kauhukuvat eivät unohdu – Sotamaa leikkasi yötä päivää Pervitinin voimalla

Lääkintämajuri Rikhard Sotamaa teki työssään lähes ihmeitä. Myöhemmin hän kertoi kenttäsairaaloiden kammottavista tilanteista.

Mauno Koivisto, the ninth president of Finland, during the Continuation War. Pin by really very stinky old poop stain D Day Normandy, World Conflicts, German Soldiers Ww2, Germany Ww2, Military History, Ww2 History, World War Ii, Wwii, Winter

Tanks, APCs, IFVs, SPGs, etc.: Photo

"The 75mm is firing. The 37mm is firing, but its traversed the wrong way. The Browning is jammed. I'm yelling "Driver advance!" on the wrong set, and the driver—who can't hear me—is reversing. And as I look out of the top of the turret—and see twelve enemy tanks fifty yards away—someone hands me a cheese sandwich."

Captain in the finnish army Lauri Törni/ Larry A. Thorne (love the military uniform! Finnish Civil War, History Of Finland, Germany Ww2, Man Of War, Iconic Photos, Men In Uniform, Red Army, United States Army, Military Men

Rohkea ja neuvokas soturi, synnynnäinen johtaja. Mannerheimristin ritari, luutn. Lauri Törni

Nyt kun Suomen puolustusministeri Jussi Niinistö on käynyt Arlingtonin sotilashautausmaalla Washingtonissa laskemassa seppeleen Vietnamin sodassa kuolleen majuri Larry Thornen haudalle, lienee aika julkaista TK-miehen heinäkuussa 1944 kirjoittama artikkeli legendaarisesta ja värikkäitä elämänvaiheita kokeneesta luutnantti Lauri Törnistä. Törnistä on kirjoitettu lukematon määrä kirjoja. Tässä arvio yhdestä. Mutta se lupaamani TK-miehen artikkeli, ollos hyvä: Rohkea ja neuvokas soturi…

Mannerheim-ristin ritari, kaukopartion johtaja Toivo Korhonen. Troops, Ww2, Winter, Photography Ideas, Nostalgia, Facts, Inspiration, World War Two, Historia

Mannerheim-ristin ritari, kaukopartion johtaja Toivo Korhonen.

Suomi submachine sub-machine gun Finland konepistooli Guns And Ammo, 2 Guns, Drum Magazine, Night Shadow, Muzzle Velocity, Submachine Gun, Fight For Us, Cool Themes, Assault Rifle

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Background Stalin expected Finland to be another easy territory grab when he ordered the conquest of Finland. This David versus Goliath mismatch pitted the mass of his empire with some 250 million subjugates against a paltry four million Finns. Stalin … Continue reading →

Partio lähtee matkaan vänrikki Korhonen keulassa (8.9.1942). German Army, World War I, Military History, Marines, Denmark, Wwii, Norway, Winter, Germany

Partio lähtee matkaan vänrikki Korhonen keulassa (8.9.1942).

Finnish Wartime Photograph Archive Night Shadow, Fight For Us, World War I, Finland, Denmark, Wwii, Norway, Sweden, Past

Finnish Wartime Photograph Archive

Finnish Wartime Photograph Archive