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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11820 on: 17-01-2014, 17:01:29 »

Hiroo Onoda passed away yesterday, aged 91.


http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/01/japan-final-world-war-holdout-dies-at-91-201411783917157509.html
Nice little article about Hiroo Onoda, also with another picture of him.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11821 on: 18-01-2014, 17:01:55 »

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11822 on: 18-01-2014, 17:01:56 »
Wow, badass photo.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11823 on: 18-01-2014, 21:01:46 »


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11824 on: 19-01-2014, 07:01:55 »
Hiroo Onoda, RIP, I was fascinated with his story.



Ki-45 Toryu (Dragon Slayer) codenamed "Nick" by the Allies, apparently in one of the airfields the Japanese built in Cape Gloucester, 1944.


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11825 on: 20-01-2014, 18:01:07 »


Japanese Type 67 Chi-Ha medium tank.


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11826 on: 20-01-2014, 18:01:33 »


German troops repairing a captured US truck
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11827 on: 21-01-2014, 22:01:11 »


100mm BS-3 Field Gun, Berlin suburbs.


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11828 on: 23-01-2014, 02:01:28 »


A bombed Japanese airfield, with the remains of a Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu


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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11829 on: 25-01-2014, 16:01:07 »


Eastern Front, 1942. -40 degrees!

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11830 on: 25-01-2014, 17:01:20 »
German soldier is sharing his bread with russian people.

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Re: Picture of the Day
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11832 on: 26-01-2014, 17:01:19 »


"To be, or not to be, that is the question!"
« Last Edit: 26-01-2014, 17:01:50 by PanzerKnacker »
He was not wrong. Amateurs talk tactics, pros talk logistics.

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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11833 on: 26-01-2014, 17:01:30 »
What rifle is the guy on the left holding? Is that thing under the bolt a mag or part of the clothing?
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Re: Picture of the Day
« Reply #11834 on: 26-01-2014, 17:01:11 »
Is SVT40
He was not wrong. Amateurs talk tactics, pros talk logistics.