Uniforms of the German Soldier: An Illustrated History from World War II to the Present Day

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From Hitler's Wehrmacht of World War II to the Bundeswehr, the German Army uniform has changed greatly over the last seventy years. Through periods of glory, defeat and renaissance, the uniform has evolved. Prussian and Germanic traditions have remained strong throughout the uniform's history, and can still be found in the insignia and equipment of the present-day soldier. A provisional Reichswehr was formed in 1919, and, for the first time, the German Army had a common uniform for all the federal states of the Weimar ...

Uniforms of the German Soldier: An Illustrated History from World War II to the Present Day 2006, Greenhill Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781853676796

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