another realm

a picture says more than words

historicaltimes:

Normandy landing that you didnt see. 1944

mjdvr:

German infantryman seeks a few moments of sleep in the only shelter he could get in the flat terrain of the Western Front, 1918.

Four-seat cabin monoplane designed originally as the M 37 by the Bayerische Flugzeugwerke company (which became Messerschmitt in 1935) for the 1934 Challenge de Tourisme Internationale. Production as the Bf 108 Taifun began in 1934.

Operated by the Luftwaffe during World War II as a communications and personnel transport. Power was provided by a 179kW Argus As.10C (Bf 108B version).

MODEL: Bf 108B
CREW: 1
PASSENGERS: 3
ENGINE: 1 x Argus As 10C, 179kW

WEIGHTS

Take-off weight: 1385 kg | 3053 lb
Empty weight: 880 kg | 1940 lb

DIMENSIONS

Wingspan: 10.50 m | 34 ft 5 in
Length: 8.30 m | 27 ft 3 in
Height: 2.30 m | 8 ft 7 in
Wing area: 16.40 m2 | 176.53 sq ft

PERFORMANCE

Max. speed: 300 km/h186 mph
Ceiling: 5000 m | 16400 ft
Range: 1000 km - 621 miles

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unbekanntersoldat:

German battleship Tirpitz with 10.5 cm ammunition - 1942.

"Hitler miming gestures to a record of his speeches; one of an extraordinary series of photographs he commissioned in 1925 to aid self-analysis and improve his hold over an audience

reinhardhimmler:

Maria Reiter, 16 yo,  One  of Hitler’s Future Girl Friends

fuhrer3345:

Fraulein Doktor Untersturmfuhrerin-SS Helen Krasch

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