Haze was convinced he would only go off to World War II for around 4 months, but ended up fighting for 4 years. This hardened him inside. He went into the war intending to go back and be a preacher like his grandfather, but came out an atheist.
Georgy Zhukov - Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaThe Supreme Commanders in Berlin on 5 June from left to right: Bernard Montgomery (Great Britain), Dwight D. Eisenhower (US), Zhukov and Jean de Lattre de Tassigny (France)
TR Portrait of Field Marshal Sir Bernard Montgomery on his appointment as Colonel Commandant of the Parachute Regiment. Field Marshal Montgomery is wearing the beret and jumping jacket of the Parachute Regiment
SS soldiers wearing a Germania cuff title. The Regiment Germania left the "Das Reich" in 1940 and became part of the 5th SS-Div. Deutschland, Germania and Der Führer, were organized into the SS-Verfügungs-Division with Paul Hausser as commander. In December 1940 the Germania Regiment was transferred from the Das Reich Division and used to form the cadre of a new division composed of 'Germanic' volunteers, mostly Danes, Norwegians, Dutch, and Belgian Wallons. Inicially named Germania, the…
Photograph of Adolph Hitler reading a book while flying on his private airplane Thousands of these German photographs were obtained when the Soviet (Russian) forces took control of Hitler's compounds in Germany at the end of World War II