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Nicolas7507

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  1. Eric-Jan Bakker

    Requiescat in pace.
  2. Thank you Bart! I found the Volksbund Entry of Kleist myself, but Kevin (hucks216) helped me with the details of his death, as he found an entry in the Kracker Luftwaffe Archive. An excellent website, which I can only recommend! Best Regards, Nicolas
  3. Good Evening, Today I the postman brought me this pretty document. The "Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1.10.1938" was awarded to Unteroffizier Ernst Kleist of Kampfgeschwader 26. Kleist was born on 02.03.1913 in Vettenbüttel, Schleswig-Holstein. His last rank would be Feldwebel in 1942. Feldwebel Kleist died on 08.12.1942 in Pitomnik, Stalingrad, where his Ju 52 of the San.Flugbereitschaft 3 was shot down by Russian Fighters. Ernst Kleist was the Mechanic on Board. The complete crew was KIA. Kleist was only 29 years old. This document was signed by later Oberst Joachim von Busse, who was an WW1 Flying Ace with 11 Victories. In 1945 Joachim von Busse was commander of the Insterburg airfield in East Prussia. He committed suicide after his men had demolished all installations on the site. Thanks Kevin for more Info on Kleist! All the Best, Nicolas
  4. Thank you Kevin ! I am afraid, I do not have anything else, but the book with the dedication is called "Volk ohne Raum" from Hans Grimm. A very famous and common book. Over 1300 Pages. Quite a tome
  5. Hello there, I recently got this pretty dedication to Oberwachtmeister Jean Heinrich Möller. It was signed by later Oberstleutnant Eberhard Heinrici, who was Ia of the 69.Infanterie-Division from September 1943-November 1944 Heinrici was promoted to Generalmajor in the Bundeswehr on 04.11.1964. Enclosed is a picture of the barracks of Hofgeismar. Best Regards, Nicolas
  6. Very nice Richard! You always find awesome stuff! Best, Nicolas
  7. Sorry Gary, for stealing the title and the idea, but I thought it is such a good one, I will use it for the imperial topic. I would love to see your bars. Hindenburg cross doesnt count of course? Here is an example from my collection Nicolas
  8. I don't know if anyone is interested in it, but I want to see your NSDAP ribbon bars. Here is mine
  9. Show your NSDAP ribbon bars

    A new bar !
  10. Since I started collecting and saw the first Ribbon/Medalbar from the maker "Gebrüder Godet & Co., Berlin", I knew it was love at first sight. Unfortunately it was not possible for me to acquire a Godet bar yet. Feel free to post all your Godet medal and ribbonbars. It may will not be the most informative thread on this forum, but definitely one of the most beautiful.
  11. New ones ! PS: Why is it upside down
  12. Observer Grouping WW 1

    Awesome Stuff, Sascha !
  13. KDF and Liner Ships

    Wilhelm Gustloff
  14. Wound Badge

    Great! Of course, take your time
  15. The WW2 PTO Weapons Collection

    The sharpness of your Pictures is incredible. Very well done ! Best, Nicolas
  16. Wound Badge

    Wow. Thats awesome ! Would you mind uploading a few more pictures of the RAD Book in the Back?
  17. Wound Badge

    No Volksbund-Entry. He probably survived the war.
  18. I bought a new display to get my goodies out of the sunlight. Hopefully you like it. Nicolas
  19. New Display for my bars....

    Some new stuff.....
  20. Knights Cross Tell me it's bad

    This is utterly disgusting.
  21. Really lovely ! Great items, Bart !
  22. E-Mail Notifications

    I follow several threads and usually get an instant e-mail, when something new is posted. Since a few days I no longer get any mails. Is anyone else having the same problem? Best regards, Nicolas
  23. E-Mail Notifications

    No Problem, you did a good job!
  24. E-Mail Notifications

    Yes, I got an instant e-mail. Thank you Bart
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