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In less than one hour from arriving to Immola (Finland) the Kuhlmey's detachment launched their first sortie against Russians. Detachment Kuhlmey was a temporary unit of the German Luftwaffe during World War II. The unit was commanded by Oberstleutnant Kurt Kuhlmey and the detachment was built...read more

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 Teniente) April 19, 2016

The Romanians often get blamed for the disaster at Stalingrad, but taking a closer look reveals that there is reason to blame. Although the common German soldier couldn’t know better, there is no reason to not address to wrong myth.

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 HQ Batallón) February 22, 2016

The Eastern Front stretched for 1,400 kilometers, from the Arctic Circle in the North, to Crimea in the South, and flashpoints changed all through the war as the two adversaries probed each other and fought over the same increasingly devastated territory. This heatmap shows the major battles of...read more

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This Bf 109 was built in 1939. It was known to have flown in battle of France and the battle of Britain as an E1. After upgrade to an E7 it was delivered to the eastern front where it was flown by the highly decorated German pilot Wulf- Dietrich Widowitz. He was shot down by a lend/lease British...read more

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 Teniente) December 02, 2014

El Focke-Wulf Fw 190, apodado Würger ('alcaudón' en alemán), fue un avión de caza alemán de la Segunda Guerra Mundial diseñado por Kurt Tank a finales de los años 1930. Este avión monoplaza propulsado por un motor radial fue el último caza de pistón alemán producido en masa en entrar en acción...read more

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The Panzer III was a medium-weight tank that, at the outbreak of WWII, was designed to be the primary platform of the all-conquering panzer divisions. A number of specialized variants were created based on standard gun tanks, and one of these was the...read more

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 HQ Batallón) October 15, 2014
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Background.- The BMW R75 was a WWII era motorcycle used in large numbers by the German armed forces. The R75 could be fitted with a sidecar. The third side-car wheel was driven with an axle connected to the rear wheel of the motorcycle. These were fitted with a locking differential and...read more

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A groundbreaking account of the Soviet Air Force in World War II, the original version of this book, Red Phoenix, was hailed by theWashington Post as both “brilliant” and “monumental.” That version has now been completely overhauled in the wake of an avalanche of declassified Russian archival...read more

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