Holding the line. One G.I with his B.A.R #ardennes #WW2
The Bulge saw troops rushed into the line. The lack of winter clothing noticeable.
Murdered by the SS. The Malmedy Massacre. #ardennes #WW2
Kampfgruppe Peiper and U.S Prisoners of War from the 119th Infantry Regiment at Stoutmont.
Famous shot of 1 SS Pz. Div on the move, 'Kampfgruppe Peiper'.
The German build up prior to the offensive was hidden partly by the weather which grounded allied aircraft.
Stopping for a light. Fallschirmjager aboard a King Tiger. Note the MK II Sten gun.
.@stockotrader Vickers K machine gun, that was from an RAF aircraft, mounted on Chevrolet 30 cwt truck #LRDG
The #LRDG used men who operated at all times, except midday when the shadows were too short for the sun compass.
..that packed a punch including the #WW1 era Lewis Gun #LRDG #WW2
.@dizzernp John Baskeyfield VC name at the Groesbeek Memorial. Terrific tweets tonight matey.
Enemy Coast Ahead. View from a Horsa cockpit on crossing the Dutch Coast #Arnhem
The boys of 1st Airborne during the flight towards Ginkel Heath and onwards to #Arnhem
General James Gavin of the 82nd Airborne preparing at Cottesmore before the jump at Nijmegen. #arnhem
The Commander of the British 1st Airborne Division, Roy Urquhart at the Hartenstein Hotel, Oosterbeek. #arnhem
My Gt. Uncle's MIC. Note the Battalion and date of entry into F+F in relation to the Chase FGCM.
2/2 Private Bolton managed to get across the Channel and ended up a mile or 2 from where I live. #deserter
Found this interesting. Descriptive return for a soldier who deserted or awol at large in Blighty 1/2
Projected image in a Poperinge Death Cell. Simple yet effective idea #SaD #WW1
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