THe reserve in 1980
It was also possible to visit the Armory.
Very nice and interesting pictures Michel.
Ah one good new, a friend of mine collecting Luftwaffe uniforms go to Ste Mère l'Eglise next week ! I ask him if i''l see Panzers in ambush!
He stay one week.
So, I ask to a friend leaving in Ste Mère, there is the legend of the tank in a hole, since 25 years. Not far from his farm, a piece of SDKFZ 251/17, at 5 or 6 meters in the ground.
I know this place....But no pictures of this time.
The gates of hell were opened and we accepted the invitation to enter" 26/880 Lance Sgt, Edward Dyke. 26th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers , ( 3rd Tyneside Irish )
1st July 1916
Thought shall be the harder , heart the keener,
Courage the greater as our strength faileth.
Here lies our leader ,in the dust of his greatness.
Who leaves him now , be damned forever.
We who are old now shall not leave this Battle,
But lie at his feet , in the dust with our leader
House Carles at the Battle of Hastings
In the 70s there were still panzers in the woods... And 40years later you are a millionare if you have one of them.. weird...
I dont understand why humans always have to destroy their own history. If we destroy everything and every trace of the hard times, we learned nothing.
Collect ROA, Cossack, Schuma and other WW2 Volunteer militaria.
"Be Humble and kind, for you may find that it was Odin you entertained"