Informal portrait of Wehrmacht (Army) Major Walter Robert Dornberger, head of the Peenemuende rocket research center, in uniform as a Major General of the German Army. Dornberger was the military chief of the production of the V-2 rocket, and was brought to the United States after the end of the war. Credit: unknown (Smithsonian Institution).
Old friends: Adolf Hitler shaking hands with old comrade and once chief of his personal protection squad, SS Panzer Colonel-General Josef "Sepp" Dietrich, after awarding him the Diamonds to the Knight's Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords outside the bunker at Hitler's HQ in Rastenburg. The SS officer in white tunic is the SS liaison between Hitler and Himmler, Lieutenant General SS Hermann Fegelein. Two of Hitler's adjutants also attend. Aug 10, 1944.