German prisoners captured by Canadian troops at Langrune sur Mer, Normandy, France, 7 Jun 1944

Caption   German prisoners captured by Canadian troops at Langrune sur Mer, Normandy, France, 7 Jun 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   4700-29 B 5144
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Photos on Same Day 7 Jun 1944
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 21 Sep 2008

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
20 Dec 2014 06:47:48 PM


Our captured Junior NCO looks like he's in shock but alive. He's been issued the late war pattern M43 field tunic without pleats on the pockets.
As the war progressed with shortages of materials
uniforms were of inferior quality.
He's also been issued the M40 double breasted greatcoat with French cuffs, same as the soldier in the back ground. I what's Otto thinking? The war is over for me. der Krieg ist fur mich zu Ende

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