After the Battle of Smolensk, German soldiers take new positions. The vehicle have a white “G” painted on the rear meaning that it belongs to Panzergruppe Guderian. When German forces reached Smolensk.
This is the moment of the arrest of notorious Norwegian Gestapo agent Henry Oliver Rinnan. Rinnan was in charge of a special group of Gestapo torturers and murderers around Trondheim. Rinnan and 10 members of his group were shot for war crimes in
Nurse at the Scherbatsevich hospital, Olga Fedorovna, hanged by the Germans in Alexander Square in Minsk, October The inscription on the poster hanging around her neck reads in Russian and German - "We are partisans, shooting at German soldiers.
Two German soldiers using the American interwar export Colt Automatic Machine Rifle Model 1924 in Mauser caliber, apparently adapted for light anti-aircraft use. Note the man at left is holding a spare magazine at the ready.