I'm very happy to announce that my new book 'Traditions of the Imperial German Infantry Regiments' is out on Amazon.
This book takes a look into the histories of each of the two hundred and seventeen infantry regiments (and eighteen light infantry battalions) that made up the Imperial German...
Thanks guys, glad you like them. There's more to come soon... Pompelle, Rastatt etc... I'll keep you posted on this thread. Meanwhile, here's another...
AUSTRIAN ARMY MUSEUM, VIENNA
I've started a YouTube channel of military mseums I've visited. Among the first few I've uploaded are some with good Pickelhaube and Imperial era collections-
ROYAL BELGIAN ARMY MUSEUM, BRUSSELS BELGIUM
FRENCH ARMY MUSEUM, PARIS FRANCE
Here's my understanding on Schutztruppe and Reichsadler helmets so far, with notes and photos. I'd be grateful for any comments, additions or corrections that readers have to offer.
Thanks for the recommendation of the Gravelotte Museum, I'd not heard of that before. I'd better put it on my list to visit... the Belgian army museum is very. very good. But be warned the WW2 exhibition is closed for refurbishment at the moment, so check before you go.
I'm sure other members...