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Rochus Misch, who died on Sept 5, 2013 in Germany at age 96, was the last surviving Hitler bodyguard who witnessed the last moments of the dictator. Misch was in the Berlin bunker when Hitler shot himself and was operating the switchboard. He spent 8 years in Soviet captivity and returned to Germany in 1953.His memoir in German, Der letzte Zeuge (The Last Witness), was published in 2008.
CAVEAT: Though usually captioned "a Waffen-SS MG42 crew of the Großdeutschland Division" or the like, this is in fact a re-enactment photo, probably by Progetto 900 in Italy. The cartridge primers in the foreground are actually fired, indicating deactivation. The hi-res image quality, angle, setup, and fresh faces signal re-enactment.
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Tiger tank in the woods in Russia 1943
Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger Ausf. E (Sd.Kfz. 181) | Un Zug de Tiger franchit un gué en Pologne orientale sous les yeux de quelques paysans. PK Kriegsberichter Valtingojer. Tarnopol-Stanislau, 22.4.1944. Commons: Bundesarchiv. Courtesy of www.flickr.com/photos/41044438@N03/