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Germany: Photoalbums

The photo album of a mountain trooper from the Gebirgs-Jäger-Regiment 136. As a part of 2-d Mountain Division of the Wehrmacht this regiment fought at North sector of the Eastern Front in Lapland. The album covers period from 1942 to 1944: there are portrait photos, life scenes on the front, battlefields, Christmas celebrations, northern nature images and photos taken at the large war cemetery in Petsamo.

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Polargrüsse - Regards from the Pole!

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1942 - 43, Unser Nordlandheim - Our Northern country home.

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Gebirgsjägers celebrate Chris mas. The eagle plaque on the wall is a coat of arms of Tirol Ц GJR 136 was raised from the Tiroler Jäger-Regiment that was Austrian army unit before Anschluss in 1938. In 1940 men of GJR 136 took part in two air drops in North Norway. 12th June 13 Ju52s dropped 137 men on Bardufoss airfield to secure it. 13th June 127 men under command of Lieutenant Siefen were dropped on Tromsø at 01:30 and took control of the town without difficulty. These men were not to be reinforced until 21 June when elements of GJR 138 arrived by sea.

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Christmas of 1942.

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