A tank crewman part of the SS Panzer Division 'Hitlerjugend' enjoys a little down time from invading Eastward by playing a tune on his guitar.
Obersturmbannführer Max WÜNSCHE (20 April 1914 — 17 April 1995) trapped in the Falaise pocket, on the night of 20 August, Wünsche escaped out of the pocket on foot; he was wounded and captured by British soldiers. Knight's Cross on 28 February 1943 as SS-Sturmbannführer and commander of the I./SS-Panzer-Regiment 1 "Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler"; 548th Oak Leaves on 11 August 1944 as SS-Obersturmbannführer and commander of SS-Panzer-Regiment 12 "Hitlerjugend"
Erich Olboeter (26 June 1917 - 2 September 1944) was a Sturmbannführer with the Waffen-SS. He started his carreer with SS-VT in 1934 and was selected for the SS-Junkerschule in 1937. He joined the Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler in 1938, as an Untersturmführer. He would eventually rise to the rank of Sturmbannführer and join the 12. SS-Panzer-Division “Hitlerjugend”. Olboeter was known for his aggressiveness and bravery on the battlefield, earning him the German Cross in Gold on 21st of March…
Grenadier of German 12th SS Panzer Division ‘Hitlerjugend’, France, 21 Jun 1944. The 12 SS Hitlerjugend division was created in 1943 the emblem of the division show a Sieg rune and a key from the 1.SS Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler, in 1943 more than 16,000 men where in the Hitlerjugend division, theses soldiers fought in the East and west.