This integration of mobile units, equipment and tactics underpinned Germany's successes in the first half of the war. As the war dragged on, the Allies sought to copy German tactics but German armies remained supreme in this type of warfare until their losses had seriously degraded their capabilities.
This study traces the development of the different types of unit that came together in the Panzergrenadier branch from the inter-war years through World War II. Using colour plates to display the changes in uniform, equipment and insignia in all theatres of operations throughout the conflict, this is a complete account of Hitler's elite armoured infantry.
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About Nigel Thomas Dr Nigel Thomas is an accomplished linguist and military historian, formerly a Principal Lecturer at Northumbria University, now a freelance military author, translator and military uniform consultant. His interests are 20th century military and civil uniformed organizations, with a special interest in Germany, Central and Eastern Europe.
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Verified Purchase. If you have read Mr. Hamilton's Oder Front book, you know his meticulous attention to detail, If you have not, do so immediately. His instance on using primary sources brings an authenticity matched by few.
This book is truly remarkable in a number of ways, and must be read and reread to be truly enjoyed. This book will complete your understanding of the finial days of the WW II. This one is definitely a must for the history enthusiast, I have added it to my library and so should you. March 20, - Published on Amazon. Excellent book on this unit covers the unit from beginning to the end of the war. The movement of each unit is covered in great detail.
Many maps and pictures of this unit.
Book covers this unit to the end with descriptions of the last units trying to make it to the west. Interesting portion is the fighting abilities of this unit when it was withdrawing to inflict have causalities on the Russians. January 15, - Published on Amazon. A lot of effort and time was put into this book and its accompanying map book - WOW.
Your current wishlist is not saved. Please Log in to save it. Speeding into the thickest of the action from the armoured confines of their "neue" late war version Hanomag halftracks, the Panzergrenadiers are the Third Reich's fire brigade - plugging gaps in the German defences or taking full advantage of weak spots in the enemy battlelines.
Pier Paolo Battistelli. Combining mobility and protection with the suppressive firepower of their halftracks machine guns, each squad of panzergrenadiers can lay down a withering hail of small arms fire! Model 24 Stun Grenade Model 24 Stun Grenades will do light damage and temporarily shock infantry units in an area. There are several optional extras such as MG42 machine guns, stowage, etc in the kit meaning your Hanomags will look different every time. In particular once you have vet 3 it is a really powerful tool.
Combining mobility and protection with the suppressive firepower of their halftracks machine guns, each squad of panzergrenadiers can lay down a withering hail of small arms fire! This boxes set contains 3 of our superb new plastic Sd. Few vehicles are as instantly identifiable as the Sd.
Kfz , or Hanomag as it was also known. Combining speed, protection and firepower, it ensured the infantry would break through to take and hold enemy positions. Its cross-country performance was much better than any truck and enabled infantry to stay with the leading Panzers for mutual support.
The Germans produced over 10, of these excellent machines and they served on most fronts from to the last days in Berlin. There are several optional extras such as MG42 machine guns, stowage, etc in the kit meaning your Hanomags will look different every time. In addition, each Hanomag comes with a sheet of full colour waterslide decals to finish it off perfectly.
Of course, the halftracks will need their cargo of panzergrenadiers so this set includes 30 multi-pose plastic German Panzergrenadiers too!