Tag: The Second World War

Untouched place

Untouched place

- 21/03/2020

It was a cold December day in Leningrad front, there were a few days before the New Year. Snow fell and the temperature was about ... Read More

Rare color photos of the German offensive on Stalingrad

Rare color photos of the German offensive on Stalingrad

- 19/03/2020

Hans Eckle, a Chief Corporal  of the 578th Infantry Regiment of the 305th Wehrmacht Infantry Division, took a large number of color photographs during the ... Read More

Incredible finds from the German dugout. (15 photos)

Incredible finds from the German dugout. (15 photos)

- 03/02/2020

It was a warm and sunny day in August. We arrived at a German position. 70 years ago, Wehrmacht troops were stationed here.  I immediately ... Read More

Xmas digs on World War battlefield

Xmas digs on World War battlefield

- 24/01/2020

During this winter vacation, we decided to dig up another German dugout. We chose a large dugout - 6 X 3 meters. Upon arrival at ... Read More

And again the Leningrad Front

And again the Leningrad Front

- 21/01/2020

Good day to you. Today I will tell you about our another trip to the places of Second World War (Leningrad front). This time it ... Read More

Eastern Front Medal

Eastern Front Medal

- 13/01/2020

The Eastern Front Medal/badges (The badge below are part of my personal collection.) was a World War II German military decoration awarded to both German and ... Read More

Wound Badge

Wound Badge

- 12/01/2020

The Wound Badge (German: Verwundetenabzeichen) was a German military decoration first promulgated by Wilhelm II, German Emperor on 3 March 1918, which was awarded to ... Read More

One more dugout

One more dugout

- 11/01/2020

Our ATV. Photo by @La_anastasia Wooden box for shells. Photo by @La_anastasia On a hot summer day, a company of three of us went to ... Read More

Kyiv in the eyes of the German soldier. Occupation of the capital of Ukraine in photos

Kyiv in the eyes of the German soldier. Occupation of the capital of Ukraine in photos

- 06/01/2020

On the night of September 19, 1941 the Red Army left Kiev, parts of the Wehrmacht entered the city. The Kiev defensive operation ended in ... Read More

Holocaust General. The grave of Hitler’s “butcher” was opened in Berlin

Holocaust General. The grave of Hitler’s “butcher” was opened in Berlin

- 05/01/2020

Reinhard Heydrich was one of the initiators of the "final solution of the Jewish question" (Photo: WIKI) As BBC reports unknown people in Berlin uncovered ... Read More

The story of one flask.

The story of one flask.

- 04/01/2020

A few weeks ago I finished the excavation season, because winter had already come, and the soil was as hard as asphalt. But the thought ... Read More

Nice December day in Leningrad front

Nice December day in Leningrad front

- 31/12/2019

In Leningrad front there was a snowy December day. The ground was frozen for 2-3 centimeters, but it didn’t stop us from entering the forest ... Read More

Basics of stripping remains of the soldiers.

Basics of stripping remains of the soldiers.

- 27/12/2019

Search and establishment of the names of soldiers who died during the Second World War II is conducted according to certain rules. Among them, I ... Read More

The history of one quite good dugout

The history of one quite good dugout

- 26/12/2019

Hi everybody! I'm Anastasia. I’m actually a make-up artist for a living, but digging has been my passion for the last 10 years. Here is ... Read More

They returned from the war.

They returned from the war.

- 23/12/2019

This particular morning, our camp buzzing at dawn. The night before, our team leader announced that local residents had confirmed a site within the nearby ... Read More