A German soldier search an abandoned Soviet shelter during a patrol along the mouth of the Dnieper River. The swamps and marshes here were among the few areas of cover where partisans could operate in the Ukraine.
A SS leaders attend a conference in Mostar. Seated in the first row from right to left are SS-Obergruppenfuehrer Krueger, SS-Sturmbannfuehrer Eberhardt, SS-Sturmbannfuehrer Moreth, SS-Sturmbannfuehrer Hahn. The original Waffen-SS caption reads "Fuehrerbesprechung am 31.1.1944 in Mostar" (leaders' conference on January 31, 1944 in Mostar).
Panzer VIII Maus was a super-heavy tank that remains the largest fully enclosed armored fighting vehicle ever built. Designed by Dr. Ferdinand Porsche, the Panzer VIII was 50 percent longer than the next largest German tank and was over three times as heavy.