Radio Operator on the Eastern Front
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Erhard Steiniger
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-30 - Publisher: Greenhill Books

This is the true and dramatic testimony of a German grenadier during World War II. Erhard Steiniger joined his Wehrmacht unit on 12 October 1940 as a radio operator, a role which required his constant presence with troops at the Front, right in the midst of combat. On 22 June
Radio Operator on the Eastern Front
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Erhard Steiniger
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-14 - Publisher: Greenhill Books

Covers fighting in Russia, the Baltics and East Prussia, as well as the author’s ordeal as a Prisoner of War in Siberia, accompanied by more than one hundred previously unpublished photographs. This is the true and dramatic testimony of a German grenadier during World War II. Erhard Steiniger joined his
Radio Operator on the Eastern Front
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Erhard Steiniger
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-14 - Publisher: Greenhill Books

Covers fighting in Russia, the Baltics and East Prussia, as well as the author’s ordeal as a Prisoner of War in Siberia, accompanied by more than one hundred previously unpublished photographs. This is the true and dramatic testimony of a German grenadier during World War II. Erhard Steiniger joined his
Honor Denied
Language: en
Pages: 455
Authors: Karl Metzger, Paul K. Harker
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

We did not aim and fire our rifles for Adolf Hitler or National Socialism. We did it for our fellow comrade soldiers. At 17 years of age the German military seemed a wise choice to Karl von Metzger. Following enlistment he was sent to Radio School at Kiel to train
To the Gate of Hell
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: BOTTGER ARMIN
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04 - Publisher: Frontline Books

Until seriously wounded in August 1944, when he was badly burned when his tank was hit and caught fire during fighting in southern Poland, Armin Böttger experienced the horrors of the Second World War on the Eastern Front from the perspective of a tank radio operator in the 24th Panzer