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A very curious soldier

Article about: Hello, look at the uniform, the belt is French * * The rifle is perhaps a lebel, a man from a wacht unity?

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    it's in France 1942/1943
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    A French Police/Gendarme Jacket with German insignia???
    It's a wasted trip baby. Nobody said nothing about locking horns with no Tigers.

    I'm Spartacus, not really i'm Paul!...

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    Poor bloke went to a fancy dress party 70 years ago as a nazi...and now has us all stumped

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    Perhaps a French Police Jacket, but with the German eagle, it' s very poor soldier, only the eagle and the helmet are German!
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    Quote by HPL2008 View Post
    Almost certainly a member of some security/guard formation employed by the German military in occupied France.

    The photo says "France 1942/1943", which rules out Volkssturm.

    The military connection is clear from the breast eagle, which could never have been worn by any service/organization that was not part of or at least closely affiliated with the German armed forces.
    Missed the France 1942/43 part :-)

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