A tired soldier from 2nd SS Panzer Corps staring into the distance after the…
✠ ☠ ϟϟ Waffen-SS Obersturmführer Rudolf von Ribbentrop, son of German Foreign Minister J. Von Ribbentrop. He was awarded the Iron Cross for actions on the Western front, then the Finnish Freedom Cross as a platoon leader defending Finland and then the Knight's Cross to the Iron Cross for his actions on the Eastern front. 'The Allies' hanged his father but he, though wounded in action five times, survived the war, still alive as of 2015.
Faschirmjagers on the easternfront.
The Italian Campaign, 1943-44: German paratroopers discuss the battle plan, undated. The German parachute regiments fought as infantry both on the East and Western Fronts. The decision originated in Hitler's horror at the paras' heavy casualties during the Battle of Crete (May-June 1941); after Crete, the paras were attached to regular army units until the end of the war.
1968 - Construção do MASP - Museu de Arte de São Paulo.