A German Fallschirmjäger (paratrooper) poses with his early model FG 42 (Ausführung “C”) during the Battle for Caen. Near Caen, Calvados, Lower Normandy, France. 21 June Image taken by Wolfgang Vennemann.
Luftwaffe fallschirmjäger (paratrooper) that has served in Africa and Crete. His awards include a hitler youth proficiency badge, wound badge in black, ground assault badge and a paratrooper badge and an Iron Cross first class.