Waffen-SS grenadiers are seen at target practice with their Luger pistols in winter gear on a snow-covered range. Note that their holsters are on the left side of the belt so that the pistols could be cross-drawn.
April 1945 – Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun commit suicide (Front page of the U. Armed Forces newspaper, Stars and Stripes, 2 May For all those NRA members who fear Hitler will take your guns? Here's your news flash.
Very determined looking Waffen SS appear ready to move out. Note the barrel of the the Panzerbüchse 39 anti-tank rifle carried by the trooper in the foreground. All wear the standard camouflage smock and the same pattern helmet cover.
Adolf Hitler (center), Albert Speer (left) and other dignitaries arrived at the site at Rugenwalde (now Darłowo, Poland), where they were presented the 800 mm super heavy rail gun Dora and the prototype of the SAU SD.