Category: german

1940: German engineers test a Messerschmitt BF…

1940: German engineers test a Messerschmitt BF109 at the Luftfahrtforschungsanstalt’s giant fan wind-tunnel.

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A platoon of African American troops surrounds…

A platoon of African American troops surrounds a farmhouse near Vierville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France, as it prepares to eliminate a German sniper holding up the U.S. advance from the Omaha beachhead. June 10, 1944.

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German soldier from the 10th Regiment of the S…

German soldier from the 10th Regiment of the SS Totenkopf on guard on the roof of the Royal Castle in Krakow. Visible panorama of Krakow. 19401941

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Spanish Civil War, Republican militia German v…

Spanish Civil War, Republican militia German volunteer Liesel Carritt, September 1936. Colourised.

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Three liberated Soviet forced laborers from a …

Three liberated Soviet forced laborers from a sub-camp of Buchenwald concentration camp loot wine and spirits from a liquor shop following the German retreat and Allied capture of the town of Lippstadt. April, 1945.

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Two members of the German schutzpolizei light …

Two members of the German schutzpolizei light a French colonial soldier’s cigarette, 1940. .

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German officer admiring the Eiffel Tower, 1940…

German officer admiring the Eiffel Tower, 1940-41.

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German, Ottoman, Indian, and Afghanistan deleg…

German, Ottoman, Indian, and Afghanistan delegates in Kabul, 1916

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From left to right: Kazim Bey, Werner Otto von Hentig, Walter Röhr, Mahendra Pratap, Kurt Wagner, Oskar Niedermayer, Günter Voigt and Maulavi Barkatullah

15-year-old German soldier Hans-Georg Henke cr…

15-year-old German soldier Hans-Georg Henke cries after being captured by the US 9th Army in Rechtenbach, Hesse, Germany, Tuesday, 3 April 1945 / Photographer: John Florea

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German officers playing cards wearing gas mask…

German officers playing cards wearing gas masks, WW1 ,

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