ORIGINAL WW2 PHOTO'S from LW + Fallschirmjäger

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6 - The Luftwaffe Fallschirmjäger - Date unknown


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Cover behind a Tiger I
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8-cm Granatwerfer 34
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Notice the telephone and the special signals tornister (Ruckzak)

FOTO 4
Notice the Italian Moschetto Automatico Modello 1938 A submachine gun .
Also notice that this man is the bodyguard of the cameraman from the PK companie
Source, Olivier Vercammen, Belgium

FOTO 5
Notice the long hear

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Fallschimrjägergewehr 42

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Inspection by Kurt Student
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Shooting practice with MG34
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Notice the camoulage assault Grenade canvas bags
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Notice that the man on the left is wearing a flight suit and the man on the right has a MP44
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Notice the blue color on the helmets

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Italy
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Heavy MG team on the move
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FOTO 20
General Bernhard Hermann Ramcke

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Fox hole
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Netherlands
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Notice that this Fallschirmjäger is carrying his pistol holster on the right with an K98 ammo pouch on the left = standart

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Mortar crew in action
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Notice that there are no collar patches attached on this uniform
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FJR1
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FJR1
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These Fallschirmjäger have just bin decoreted with the EK II
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Mortar team
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Notice the Gurkha knive

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PAK 37

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Notice the cufftitles and other awards on this fallschirmjäger
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Notice the dogs
FOTO 59
Inspection of the parachutes befor the jump

FOTO 60
Von der Heydte (w/broken arm) pictured left during the Battle of the Buldge.

Source, Remco Jongeneel , Netherlands.

FOTO 61
10,5-cm Leichtgeschütz LG??

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During the breakout from the encircled area around Countances, the Allied fighter-bombers remaind the Fallschirmjäger's greatest concern. The worried face of this young machine-gunner shows more than words can say.
Source, Remco Jongeneel , Netherlands.

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Notice this Fallschirmjäger is a Feldgendarm
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On the move
Kettenkrad with
10,5-cm Leichtgeschütz LG40--
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10,5-cm Leichtgeschütz LG40--
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10,5-cm Leichtgeschütz LG40-
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Arming the handgranates
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The dropping of 3,7cm PAK
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Unter den Augen eines Kriegsberichterstatters gehen Kradschützen der Fallschirmjäger in Stellung
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Notice that these man are not wearing trousers accept 1
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Notice that the Fallschirmjäger on the right side is wearing extra pockets with flares from the signal pistol on both sleeves
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Member of a Luftwaffe FLAK unit
Notice the Flak insigne on the left sleeve
Source, Olivier Vercammen, Belgium
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Fallschirmjäger-Stoßtrupp in action

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Notice the scherenfernrohr (observers telescope)

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Italy

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Italy - Fallschirmjägers with Marder II

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Parade with Herman Göring

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Fallschirmjäger just awarded with the EKI

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Fallschirmjäger - snowfun

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No fun ! ! !

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NSU kettenkrad

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Notice that the middle Fallschirmjäger on the right side is wearing a band with flares from the signal pistol

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13.fj.rgt

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Notice that the 2 Fallschirmjägers on the right wearing SS camouflage smocks

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Fallschirmjäger Pioniere bei Sprengung

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Mg42 on heavy tripod
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Mg42 crew
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Notice the assault grenade pouches

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Ich hatte mal eine kameraden

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Notice the handgranates
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Notice that these Fallschirmjägers are in the correct possition to handle this MG42 on the anti-aircraft tripod
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Notice that this Fallschirmjäger is wearing a bugle
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Notice that this Fallschirmjäger is wearing the R16 parachute
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Glider assault team

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Airstrip

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Mortar crew on the move
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Mortar crew on the move
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Notice that these Fallschirmjägers are wearing the normal steel helmets and boots. Also notice the dogs
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Notice that these Fallschirmjägers are wearing the normal steel helmets and boots

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Tropical uniform

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Mg34 crew

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Assault team
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On guard
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Ehrewache
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Fallschirmjäger with Luger P08
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France.
Beutepanzer, tracteur renault UEs
With members of a Luftwaffe Flyers/Airfield unit

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Notice the rare Luftwaffe ski caps on these fallschirmjägers
Also notice the mountain boots and socks

FOTO 134
Notice the winter cap, the sweater and
also the mountain boots and socks on this fallschirmjäger
FOTO 135
Notice the rare Luftwaffe ski cap, the special winter jacket and also the mountain boots and socks on this fallschirmjäger
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Notice the winter cap, the gloves and the belt on this fallschirmjäger
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Mantenance of the "AKJA"
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Washing with snow brrrrrr.....
On the background the "AKJA".This type is normaly used for transporting the 8 cm mortar
and/or his ammunition
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Rare picture with woundet fallschirmjäger
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Rail transport
Notice the M31 German Mess Kit and Fork with Spoon used by this fallschirmjäger
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Notice that these Fallschirmjägers are wearing the normal steel helmets
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Arming a tellermine
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Notice that these Fallschirmjägers are wearing the LW sweater with the V-collar
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David and Goliath ?
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Fallschirmjägers on very rare Belgian Sarolea 1000 sidecars.Only 300 have been made
Source, Olivier Vercammen, Belgium

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Fallschirmjäger on a very rare Belgian Sarolea 1000 sidecar.Only 300 have been made
Source, Olivier Vercammen, Belgium

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Notice the very rare Italian elbow protection pads on this Fallschirmjäger
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Notice that these Fallschirmjägers in tropical uniform are wearing the EKII on different places
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Deployment of the troops
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Notice the different types of sport outfits
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A unknown secret weapon ? ? ? ? ?
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Notice the Italian Moschetto Automatico Modello 1938 A submachine gun
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Notice the Model 1941 eihandgranaten 39
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German and Italien fallschirmjäger
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Notice the PAK37
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Notice the late war MG pouche in Ersatz material
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Notice the very strange Italien made uniform on this Fallschirmjäger
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Notice the handling of the MG when moving
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Notice the captured thompson machingun
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Notice the rare protection canvas cover for the MP38/40 and the position of the MP38/40 magazin pouches

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Notice the rare protection canvas cover for the Fj version of the K98

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Notice the cufftitle "General Göring"
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Notice the camouflage on the helmet
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Notice the rare protection canvas cover for the MG34 or MG42
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Notice the protection covers on the rifles.
Als notice that these man are wearing there equipment when jumping
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Notice the fallschimrjägergewehr 42 used by the fallschirmjäger on the left.
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Notice the use of an American captured JEEP used by these fallschirmjäger
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Notice the Italien made uniform on the 2nd Fallschirmjäger (?) from the left

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Notice that these man are wearing there equipment when jumping

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Notice the MP-28 II Smeiser submachine gun
Source, Fernando Martinez Larrañaga, Spain

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Notice that this man is possible a "Kriegsberichter"
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Drill with rifle
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SPORT
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