Early War Photos

Below are some pictures of Das Heer as we would normally appear, wearing early war uniforms and equipment.

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Das Heer at Tilbury Fort, 2003

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MG34 Team at Tilbury

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MG13 in action

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MG 34 in action

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MG34 in cover

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Ostmann moves forward

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Prisoner, Tilbury

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Squad at rest

takeaimbrenley.jpg (160305 bytes)

Enemy spotted!

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On patrol

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Fort Widley

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Getting our bearings

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Crossing under fire

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Searching for snipers

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The long march

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Time to relax

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'Hager am apparat!'

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The Leutnant inspects the men, Kemble 2004

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Ostmann briefs the men, Kemble 2004. Note the authentic vehicle to the rear!

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Men of the 27th in action in a French goods yard

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Schwarzmuller on guard at the station

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MG34 Team in rudimentary snow cammo, Chatham

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MG34 team in action, Chatham.

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MG34

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Winter scene, Chatham December 2004 / December 1939 - German-French border!