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Old 12-22-2011, 09:50 AM   #1
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Has anyone got portraits which are inscribed on the back with "gefallen" and normally the place and date, on the back. I am very interested in these and would love to see what of these are out there. Jacques
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Old 12-24-2011, 01:11 AM   #2
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Guys have you checked the back of your portraits? Jacques
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Old 12-24-2011, 04:16 AM   #3
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i have checked my deathcards and could not find one

Merry christmas Jacques
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Old 12-24-2011, 05:09 AM   #4
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This is one I've sold on Estand not too long ago.
Full infos about the guy on the back, he was KIA in the ****omir area.
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I have one lufwaffe portrait of soldier that was killed 1944. Also some finnish portraits with killed text in the back. Yesterday I got one portrait with text killed in Kollaa (during Winter war).
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Old 12-25-2011, 01:57 PM   #6
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A man from Panzer Regiment 36, Killed just North of Mariupol, Ukraine on Oct 4th 1941. Just 4 days later, his komrades took Mariupol. Sad
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Old 12-25-2011, 02:02 PM   #7
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Panzer Pinoeer-Battalion 37. Pastor w/ cross is saying final prayers. Men KIA in Russland
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Old 12-25-2011, 02:15 PM   #8
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Thanx for sharing guys. Bill, nice picture. If I remembered correctly you had another not to long ago. Jacques
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Old 12-25-2011, 02:33 PM   #9
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For the country he gave his blood.

in April 1940




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Old 12-25-2011, 03:15 PM   #10
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Great portrait!
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Old 12-25-2011, 03:18 PM   #11
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Interesting thread and great photos guys...I hope more are added.

Cheers,

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Old 12-25-2011, 03:29 PM   #12
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Fliegertod 17.07.1940



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Old 12-25-2011, 04:03 PM   #13
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There is one I have ...

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Old 12-25-2011, 04:03 PM   #14
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Reverse with a caption.

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Old 12-25-2011, 06:26 PM   #15
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I found him in the Volksbund list:

Nachname: Göllnitz
Vorname: Heinz
Dienstgrad: Gefreiter
Geburtsdatum: 24.01.1923
Geburtsort: Güstrow
Todes-/Vermisstendatum: 15.03.1943
Todes-/Vermisstenort: Litish

His grave is still unknown.

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