Undoubtedly a rare picture thanks for sharing. Am I correct in saying 250th Infantry Division, Spanish?
Spanish 250th I believe is correct. The other people in the photos would also probably have those decals.
Yes these guys are the Spanish volunteers. A very nice photo filled with interesting historical details.
Collect ROA, Cossack, Schuma and other WW2 Volunteer militaria.
"Be Humble and kind, for you may find that it was Odin you entertained"
It seems the forum isn't used as it should be...
A little research would you have given;
Always looking for Belgian Congo stuff!
Spanish Blue Divison , an original of one of these lids is extremely rare !!
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
His mag pouches look fake to me. Someone should tell him he's been done.