Tag: ww2

Petar Brzica – “bloody” Ustasha, who executed 1,360 people overnight

Petar Brzica – “bloody” Ustasha, who executed 1,360 people overnight

- 24/10/2020

Terrible crimes of WW II Any educated person has heard about the terrible crimes of Nazi Germany against prisoners. Against this background, the actions of ... Read More

World war relics: Two machine guns ZB-26 found in German trenches

World war relics: Two machine guns ZB-26 found in German trenches

- 13/09/2020

Luck is a very unpredictable thing. To someone it gives a bunch of trash during searches with a metal detector, but someone succeeds in finding ... Read More

Josef Allerberger – biography of a ruthless sniper of WWII

Josef Allerberger – biography of a ruthless sniper of WWII

- 01/09/2020

During World War II, Josef Allerberger was a machine gunner for a short time, and later became a legendary sniper of the 2nd Battalion, 144th ... Read More

WW2 Relics from old forest : Dangerous finds in trench

WW2 Relics from old forest : Dangerous finds in trench

- 02/08/2020

Continuation of the adventure As soon as I had some free time, I decided to continue exploring one old forest. You can read about my ... Read More

Sturmgewehr 44: The first assault rifle created at the end of WW2

Sturmgewehr 44: The first assault rifle created at the end of WW2

- 27/07/2020

The Sturmgewehr 44 (stg 44) was the first assault rifle to be mass-produced. Its release was established by the Germans during the Second World War. ... Read More

Soviet submachine gun PPSh-41

Soviet submachine gun PPSh-41

- 19/07/2020

This time I will tell you in detail about legendary Soviet submachine gun PPSh-41 caliber 7.62×25 designed by George Shpagin in 1941. This submachine gun ... Read More

WW2 Relics from old forest : Mosin Nagant Rifle and bayonets (Part 1)

WW2 Relics from old forest : Mosin Nagant Rifle and bayonets (Part 1)

- 01/07/2020

Bayonets Often, while searching for ancient relics, you can spend all day and find only garbage. But sometimes a few hours of searching can give ... Read More

Abandoned tanks of the island of Shikotan

Abandoned tanks of the island of Shikotan

- 10/06/2020

Shikotan Island Shikotan (Japanese: 色丹, Ainu: シコタン or シコタヌ), also known as Shpanberg (after Martin Spangberg), is an island in the Kurils administered by the ... Read More

Abandoned tanks of Shumshu island

Abandoned tanks of Shumshu island

- 07/06/2020

The article that is being offered to you this time is dedicated to the key stage of the Kuril landing operation - the battle for ... Read More

The surrender of Germany in World War II (Photos in color)

The surrender of Germany in World War II (Photos in color)

- 24/05/2020

Today we would like to present you some interesting photos. Specifically, the photo captured at the time of signing the act of unconditional surrender of ... Read More

Hot Summer 1941

Hot Summer 1941

- 21/05/2020

Summer,1941 Dead soldier of the Red Army in his trench. Photo chronicle from WW2. The summer of 1941 became tragic for the Red Army. Many ... Read More

Military uniform of soldiers and officers of the World War II. Part 1

Military uniform of soldiers and officers of the World War II. Part 1

- 16/05/2020

Let's take a look at some of the most interesting aspects of WWII history, one that is often overlooked: uniforms from all over the world. ... Read More

Minesweeper War Badge

Minesweeper War Badge

- 27/04/2020

Minesweeper War Badge History The Minesweeper War Badge or Minesweepers, Sub-Chasers and Escort-Vessel War Badge (German: Kriegsabzeichen für Minensuch-, U-Boot-Jagd- und Sicherungsverbände) was a World ... Read More

We dig out the crash site of the Pe-2 bomber (part2)

We dig out the crash site of the Pe-2 bomber (part2)

- 25/04/2020

As is already known from the first part of this story, the engine we found belonged to the Soviet Pe-2 bomber. Soviet bomber Pe-2 (Petlyakov-2) ... Read More

Kiev fortified area. 1941 year

Kiev fortified area. 1941 year

- 22/04/2020

The battles for the capital of Ukraine in 1941 were particularly fierce and bloody. The defensive line around Kyiv played an important role in deterring ... Read More