This weekend evening...
I with my girlfriend walked through the fields next to the house, it is the south of Stalingrad, Beketovka point
I was looking for military artifacts at same time she sculpted snowman... not man))) snowwoman
I found only rusty metal and this one bayonet for the Mosin rifle...
This Sunday I was in the north of Stalingrad. The positions of the 16th Panzer Division ... „Nordriegelstellung“
dug up big hole)
first find: These are the two shells KWK38 5 cm and KWK 40 7.5 cm... somewhere near the tanks PzIII and PzIV drove through the position...
in this hole, I found the remains of Soviet Helmets SSh40... this was position 84 rifle division...
Then I walked across the battlefield and found a position 10,5 cm leFH 18
seven 10 cm shells and six remains of ammunition in good condition
gun like this
Last week here in Stalingrad was warm ...
there are in the steppe was a lot of mud, not good time for my car
on Friday, I visit again the battlefield near the village Gorodisсhe... and found German bunker that has been burned
I dug up the German helmet M40 in a very bad condition
also dug up 13th of shovels ... this is a record)))
aluminum water bottle and stainless spoon
nice spoon and canteen
ID tags: Rtr. Ers. Schwdr. 8
1. Kavallerie-Division = 24th Panzer divisionAm 2. Dezember 1939 wurde durch die Reiter-Ersatz-Schwadron 8 ein geschlossener Reiterzug an die neu aufzustellende 2. Reiter-Brigade der 1. Kavallerie-Division
Feldwebel shoulder loop, black cloth...
second soldier was Gefreiter
First soldier's helmet. M40 WH with fragment a cover
Second soldier's helmet. M40 WH with battle damage
Third soldier's liner
Now these soldiers like others buried on the cemetery Rossoshka.
Last weekend, I went back to the place where we found ratchet propeller of the Soviet aircraft...
I used a metal detector, I found a place where a lot of pieces of duralumin
I dug up a lot of different fragments of of the aircraft
This ammunition of gun ShVAK 20 x 99 R
Now I have information that these fragments are not from the IL-2.
That evening, I had very little time and the weather changed. The temperature dropped sharply, and the wind was very strong.
Now the ground has frozen. And we are waiting for warm weather or when the spring will come.