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Digging in Norway & Kurland

Article about: Hi everybody! I have been a lurker in these forums for a few years and found it was time to present myself and open a thread where I will post some pics from expeditions and finds. Some of t

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    Wow, I just noticed my thread has passed 100000 views, thats crazy

    Have spent the morning writing up a full report from the expedition to Kurland, hope you like it

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    Trip report here--> Kurland,Latvia - Hobbyhistorica

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    Well with 782 posts, numbers are going to be up there!!!

    " When you're chewing on life's gristle, don't grumble, give a whistle "

  3. #783


    Nice magazines! MP44?

  4. #784


    PPSh magazines.

  5. #785


    Fresh out of the electrolysis bath Mg 34 bolt bodies. Found in a large german dumping pit close to where I live

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    And some items I bought and traded the last week

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  6. #786


    Great photos, great write up! What was the total of fallen soldiers recovered? Either way, you guys have obviously done a lot of good once again --- I can only commend you all for the efforts!

  7. #787


    Thanks mate. We found 106 Red Army soldiers in the massgrave, one in a trenchline, 3 heads in soviet helmets with no bodies around(!!!) and in the German field cemetery 23 soldiers was exhumed (3 was exhumed a week before we got there so 26 in total there).

  8. #788


    Wow... that's a lot of soldiers finally recovered... good on you all, I say

  9. #789


    btw: I jumped into a "discussion" on this topic on a Norwegian forum recently, pointing to all the benefits, as shown here, but I realized I had to give up. It was like trying to discuss reason based on facts and logic with religious zealots --- just crazy. Not to veer anything off of the topic here but this is clearly related and efforts like this just goes to show how invaluable digging efforts can in fact be...

    Anyway, keep the photos and reports coming --- you know we are all watching

  10. #790


    hehe,yes there is no point discussing with ignorants and those unable to learn

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