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Re: Panzer Corps 2 Community Contest - On the hunt for photos suitable for HERO PORTRAITS - UPDATE on last page

Post by Oracle1990 » Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:58 am

A few unsorted pictures:


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German soldier
(Source: https://www.nationaalarchief.nl/onderzo ... =oostfront)
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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Croatian kites are fighting on the Eastern Front. A ensign ("Oberfähnrich")
(Source: https://www.nationaalarchief.nl/onderzo ... =oostfront)
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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(Source: https://www.nationaalarchief.nl/onderzo ... 20soldaten)
Front in North Africa. Types from a prison camp in the desert. A South African soldier (German text)
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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(Source: https://www.nationaalarchief.nl/onderzo ... %5B0%5D=Ja)
Young pilots from the Dutch Air Force train at Hullavington RAF airport in England. First (large) group of Dutch people who were trained as pilots in the RAF, from left to right: J.Ch. ter Averst, PJ van Boxtel, J. van Arkel, C. van Houten, C. Geesink, PH Stenger, EW Ferwerda, JL Flinterman, EH van der Togt, AH van Rood, J. Veen, HPJ Heukensfeldt Jansen
Date 1941
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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(Source: https://www.nationaalarchief.nl/onderzo ... %5B0%5D=Ja)
Princess Irene Brigade. Recruits from South Africa. Caption "South Africa and Holland are linked with many ties of kinship and the Dutch call for volunteers with a great response in the SA Republic.
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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Although they had been fighting the fascist regime since 1927, the Italian partisans remained virtually unknown to the outside world as they carried on their battle for freedom under some of the most hazardous conditions.
(Source: http://historyloversclub.com/italians-during-wars/5/)
(Picture use: ???)

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Re: Panzer Corps 2 Community Contest - On the hunt for photos suitable for HERO PORTRAITS - UPDATE on last page

Post by Oracle1990 » Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:11 am

Possible RAF pilots:

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9F%D1 ... 1%8E%D0%BA)
Picture use: Public Domain

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%94%D0 ... 0%B0%D1%80)
Picture use: Public Domain

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%92%D1 ... 1%8F%D0%BC)
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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A4%D0 ... 0%B0%D0%BD)
Picture use: Public Domain

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9A%D0 ... 0%BE%D0%BD)
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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A2%D1 ... 0%B9%D1%82)
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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9A%D0 ... 0%B5%D0%BB)
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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A1%D0 ... 0%B0%D0%B2)
Picture use: Public Domain

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A3%D1 ... 1%8C%D0%B4)
Picture use: Public Domain

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%97%D1 ... 0%AF%D0%BD)
Picture use: Public Domain

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(Source: https://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marian_Pisarek)
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Re: Panzer Corps 2 Community Contest - On the hunt for photos suitable for HERO PORTRAITS - UPDATE on last page

Post by Oracle1990 » Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:20 am

Possible German/Axis Pilots:

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A4%D0 ... 0%BD%D1%81)
Picture use: Public domain

_____________________SLOVAKIA/Luftwaffen:

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%A0%D0 ... 0%AF%D0%BD)
Picture use: Public domain

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(Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/%D0%9A%D0 ... 0%BE%D1%80)
Picture use: Public domain
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Re: Panzer Corps 2 Community Contest - On the hunt for photos suitable for HERO PORTRAITS - UPDATE on last page

Post by wecker » Sun Jul 07, 2019 12:30 pm

Hello,
this is a private picture of my father from 1945.
He served with the Yugoslav (formerly Partisan) AirForce. He told me the airplane he was posing on was a Yak-9.
So I suppose his uniform and attire is from the Soviet Union and could possibly serve as a pilot for the Soviet Union.
Bye.
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Re: Panzer Corps 2 Community Contest - On the hunt for photos suitable for HERO PORTRAITS - UPDATE on last page

Post by Oracle1990 » Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:09 am

Random:

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(Source: http://waralbum.ru/)
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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Italian aviator at the fighter in North Africa.
(Source: http://waralbum.ru/299775/)
(Picture use: The administration of the “War Album” does not know whether there are any restrictions on the copying or other use of this photo. )

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Italian aviators at the Junkers Ju-87 bomber (Junkers Ju.87B-2, German production) in Albania. In the Italian aviation bomber got the nickname - “Picchiatelli” (crazy).
(Source: http://waralbum.ru/186019/)
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The Norwegian pilot of the British Royal Air Force Captain Sven Heglund (Svein Heglund, 1918 - 1998). He participated in the battles of the 331th and 85th (night) fighter squadrons of the British Air Force. He flew fighters "Spitfire" and "Mosquito". He had 16 air victories.
(Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File ... eglund.jpg)
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Norwegian British Royal Air Force pilot Erik Haabjørn in the cockpit of his Spitfire fighter (Supermarine Spitfire) with a squadron talisman - Puppy.
(Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File ... flyger.jpg)
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Hærens flyvåpen Kull II (Februar 1941-august 1941) Foran fra v: Bjørn Bjørnstad, Bjørn Ræder, Thorvald Johnsen, Jan Jørgensen, John Ryg, Erik Palm, Rolf Engelsen, Eirik Malm. Andre rad fra v: Hans Petter Gramnæs, Svein Nygaard, Guy Owren, Sigurd Jenssen, Marius Eriksen, Per Bergsland, Erik Westlye. Bak fra v: John Gilhuus, Yves de Castro Henrichsen, Erling Drangsholt, Finn Varde Jespersen, Jan Løfsgaard, Gunnar Fosse, Helner Grundt Spang.
(Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kull_II.jpg)
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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(Source: https://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fil:Mgran.jpg)
Norwegian fighter pilot of the 331th (Norwegian) squadron of the British Royal Air Force Martin Gran (Martin Gran, 1917 - 2004) in the cockpit of the Supermarine Spitfire fighter.
(Picture use: Public Domain)

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The Norwegian pilot of the 332th Squadron of the British Royal Air Force (Norwegian in composition) DB Gilhuus (John Bernhard Gilhuus) at the Spitfire fighter Mk.IX (Supermarine Spitfire Mk.IX) at the North Wilde airfield. D.B. Gilhuus died in battle in 1944
(Source: https://www.norwegianspitfire.com/379/ and http://waralbum.ru/346051/)
(Picture use: The administration of the “War Album” does not know whether there are any restrictions on the copying or other use of this photo. )

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Werner Christie
(Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File ... lygere.jpg)
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Werner Christie
(Source: )
(Picture use: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/1.0/)

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Re: Panzer Corps 2 Community Contest - On the hunt for photos suitable for HERO PORTRAITS - UPDATE on last page

Post by AlbertoC » Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:24 am

Let's continue in this thread: http://www.slitherine.com/forum/viewtop ... 64&t=92641

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