I received a message from Javier Tome regarding the ‘parade’ of s.Pz.Jg.Abt.512 vehicles from the Schillerplatz in Iserlohn. Javier has identified that the US Signal Corps cameraman was in Mendener Strasse, facing number 87 on the corner. Thanks for sharing this Javier.
Stefano Di Giusto and I have been corresponding recently with regard to Pz.Kpfw.IIIs in Austria and photographed by Allied servicemen after the war. During the course of our discussions, Stefano found the location of the Pz.Kpfw.III Ausf.N from Pz.Abt.212 shown on page 41 of Panzerwrecks 19. Click through to see the location in Google Street […]
Way back in August, I received an email from Jürgen Stähle regarding the two photos taken in Altenahr on pages 204 & 205 of Forgotten Archives 3. Over to Jürgen: “Congratulations to another well researched and documented Panzerwrecks product which I received last week. Living in the Bonn-Cologne area the River Ahr Valley and the […]
It all started in early 2015 when I was contacted via the Panzerwrecks Facebook page by an unknown artist named Felipe Rodna, offering to create colour profiles. Discussions ensued, but the late Bill Auerbach was reticent, so the idea of including his artwork was shelved. Fast-forward to late 2015, when I was laying out my […]
Javier Tome got in touch with an ID for the photo on page 214: “close to the Deutsches Weintor in Schweigen-Rechtenbach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany”. In fact, he was kind enough to give some background from the History of the 14th Armored Division: “C Company [62nd AIB] moved out and with the tanks crossed the German border […]
How long does it take for new information to be corrected? Exactly one week! From Timm Haasler, one of the authors of Combat History of Sturmpanzer-Abteilung 217: “Last week Lee informed me that the Sturmpanzer book had arrived at his warehouse and that he was able to acquire a new picture of a Sturmpanzer IV […]
Greetings Panzerwreckers With the year about to end, an email from Uli Mössner with a correct to location for the StuG on P21, PW21. Over to Uli: The Sturmgeschütz IV (218) on page 21, Panzerwrecks 21 location is Schorndorf, Baden-Württemberg and not Schorndorf am Ammersee (Bavaria)(in Germany), about 30 km east of Stuttgart. There are […]
Greetings Panzerwreckers David Šolc has been in touch once again to put a location to a Jagdpanzer in InFocus 1. Over to David: I have another addition for you. Now it’s about photography on the side number 72 of your Jagdpanzer 38 IN FOCUS 1 book. Same footage you can find in this Deutsche Wochenschau from November 1944: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlRWPm43V-E […]
Greetings Panzerwreckers, David Šolc reached out again with a location for the Jagdpanzer on pages 60-61 of In Focus 1: Jagdpanzer 38: between the barracks and the railway station at Rokytnice v Orlických horách Thanks David for the extra info and for permitting the use of your photos!Know something we don’t? Drop us a line so […]
Greetings Panzerwreckers, David Šolc reached out earlier this week with a definitive location for the location of the two Sd.Kfz.251/22s on page 90 of Panzerwrecks 18: Havlíčkův Brod airport. Thanks David! Know something we don’t? Drop us a line so we can tell the world.