Meine dienstzeit, circa 1941-1942
Scope and Contents
Probably compiled by German army officer Ernst Banaski. Documents campaign through Poland into Ukraine and Russia: troop and tank movements; camp life; combat; casualties; Russian prisoners of war; destroyed materiel.
- circa 1941-1942
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Extent9 linear feet (85 photograph albums)
Castañé document number 4248
Title taken from cover.
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