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Brew-up!   Tea in the Western Desert. A British infantryman and tank crewman chat around their Benghazi cooker, with a Gurkha rifleman. All eagerly awaiting the respite of a sweet 'cuppa.'

Brew-up! Tea in the Western Desert. A British infantryman and tank crewman chat around their Benghazi cooker, with a Gurkha rifleman. All eagerly awaiting the respite of a sweet 'cuppa.

German general Erwin Rommel agreed to commit suicide in return for assurances his family would be spared

WWII German general Erwin Rommel refused to comply with Hitler’s order to execute Jewish POWs. Being against the politics, Erwin Rommel was serving for Hitler until he was promoted to Panzer Unit Commander.

DAK column North Afrika

The history of the Waffen-SS written by an expert on the SS organization and the German Army in WWII.

German armored vehicles parked in the North African desert. The first bids for the right - machine communication (leichter Funkpanzerwagen) Sd. Kfz. 250/3. The car sits Wehrmacht Afrika Korps commander, General Field Marshal Rommel E. (Erwin Eugen Johannes Rommel, 1891-1944). Presumably, this staff car Rommel, with his own name 'Greif'. Left communication vehicles - armored Sd. Kfz. 251 Ausf.B. The sides of the machine has a design reminiscent of a homemade antenna frame type and a large…

German armored vehicles parked in the North African desert. The first bids for…

Afrika Korps 01 - M-35 steel helmet in desert camo02 - M-40 olive jacket with white markings (infantry)  03 - M-40 breeches  04 - M-40 shorts  05 - main belt and webbing   06 - brown leather ammo pouches  07 - Tropenhelm cork helmet with Heeres insignia  08 - M-24 grenade  09 - 7,92 mm ammo pack  10 - 7,92 mm Mauser 98k rifle  11 - Seitengewehr 84/98 bayonet  12 - breadbag  13 - brown bakelite canteen ("coconut")  14 - M-31 mess kit  15 - M-31 tent cloth  16 - tropical boots  17 - RAF…

Afrika Korps private, 1941 - 35 Amazing Photos Of World War II Uniforms Page 2 of 2 Best of Web Shrine

Afrika Corps at rest | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

641 x 418 pixels - KB Luftwaffe with their trucks in Warsaw 640 x 424 pixels - KB DAK truck with Swastika in North Africa

The rest of the mechanics of the drivers of tanks Pz.Kpfw VI Tiger 501st heavy battalion tyajelyh tanks in North Africa.

bmashina: “ The rest of the mechanics of the drivers of tanks Pz.Kpfw VI Tiger heavy battalion tyajelyh tanks in North Africa. ” Tigers in Tunisia