These exhausted German motorcycle scouts catch forty winks while still sitting on their machines; somewhere in Russia, summer 1942.
Waffen SS officer, Russia, summer 1942. Notice the woodland camouflage tunic worn by the officer. The Waffen SS were the first troops in the German forces to deploy camouflage kit throughout the ranks.
German troops - Summer 1941
Leningrad, summer 1943: Out to get some food, she was instead struck by shrapnel during a German bombardment. She finishes her outing on a litter to be transferred to the morgue. Same fate as thousands of other Leningrad residents during the German siege.