Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Results 1 to 8 of 8

Unknown photo

Article about: Hi I got this photo in a small group. Would like some more info about it.Are they airforce,nkvd,army or navy? I guess the writing on the backside is very hard to reda but any info would be g

  1. #1
    ?

    Default Unknown photo

    Hi I got this photo in a small group.
    Would like some more info about it.Are they airforce,nkvd,army or navy? I guess the writing on the backside is very hard to reda but any info would be great.
    Cheers..
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture Unknown photo   Unknown photo  


  2. # ADS
    Circuit advertisement Unknown photo
    Join Date
    Always
    P
    Many
     

  3. #2

    Default

    Most likely NKVD as there seems no metal tress around the collar tabs edges and no branch cipher - OR technical or Politruck with no branch ciphers is entirely possible also...
    Non nobis, Domine, non nobis, sed nomini tuo da gloriam!


  4. #3

    Default

    Backside:

    ....from Konev
    ....regiment
    ....friends in arms

  5. #4
    ?

    Default

    Is it possible to say when the picture was taken before or after ww2 and whats the rank of the
    The soldiers?

  6. #5

    Default

    Prewar - midwar. Lieutenant on our left, junior lieutenant on our right....
    Non nobis, Domine, non nobis, sed nomini tuo da gloriam!


  7. #6

    Default

    I can see one square on the right guy's collar tab i.e he's second lieutenant
    Two squares on the left guy's collar tab i.e. he's lieutenant

  8. #7

    Default

    Младший (Mladshiy) translates to "second"? I always thought it was "junior".
    Non nobis, Domine, non nobis, sed nomini tuo da gloriam!


  9. #8

    Default

    Both are relevant

    403 -

    403 -

Similar Threads

  1. 10-24-2012, 12:40 PM
  2. 09-11-2012, 10:25 PM
  3. 02-28-2012, 09:53 PM
  4. Antique Photo - Unknown Russian Uniform from Constantinople

    In Imperial Russian and White Army pre 1920
    11-23-2010, 09:31 PM
  5. Photo of Unknown German Building

    In German photographs & Postcards
    05-16-2009, 02:25 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •