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La Pintura y la Guerra - Página 996

Un lugar para publicar y analizar los cuadros de las grandes batallas de la humanidad, desde la antigua Grecia hasta la invencion del cine a sido el unico mo…

Two SAS soldiers are shown on campaign driving in a jeep armed with machine guns. In 1942, Adolf Hitler issued an order stating that Allied commandos seized by the Germans should be killed immediately without trial

Spectacular colourised photos show SAS and SBS on campaign during WW2

Stunning pictures, colourised by Paul Reynolds, show Special Air Service and Special Boat Service troops battling Axis soldiers on campaign in the desert, at sea and in Germany itself.

Execution Unteroffizier Manfred Pernass Henri-Chapelle

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German Special Commando Operations during the 1944-1945 Counter Offensive into the Belgian Ardennes. Maj J Jarkowsky, USA, Operation Greif & Stoesser

British LRDG North Africa WWII Long Range Desert Group

British LRDG North Africa WWII Long Range Desert Group

Two SAS troops sit in a jeep, packed with machine guns and petrol cans, in the Tunisian desert

Spectacular colourised photos show SAS and SBS on campaign during WW2

Stunning pictures, colourised by Paul Reynolds, show Special Air Service and Special Boat Service troops battling Axis soldiers on campaign in the desert, at sea and in Germany itself.

Army VehiclesBritish CommandosSpecial Air ServiceMilitary JeepWw2 PhotosJeep Renegade

The daring SAS raid that destroyed 37 enemy airplanes and cemented the reputation of the SAS

The daring SAS raid that destroyed 37 enemy airplanes and cemented the reputation of the SAS

Get to know the story of the brave and daring five-men SAS raid deep into German General Erwin Rommel's territory in North Africa that convinced British

Nord Africa WWII “Members of the Special Air Service, including Lieutenant Edward MacDonald in the driver’s seat nearest the camera, North Africa, 18 January 1943.”

Nord Africa WWII “Members of the Special Air Service, including Lieutenant Edward MacDonald in the driver’s seat nearest the camera, North Africa, 18 January 1943.”

The pictures were published for the 75th anniversary of the SAS’s founding

Exhausted, filthy but unbowed, the birth of the SAS

The pictures were published for the 75th anniversary of the SAS’s founding

A close-up of a British heavily armed patrol of 'L' Detachment SAS in their jeeps, just back from a three month patrol. 18th of Jan 1943.

A close-up of a British heavily armed patrol of 'L' Detachment SAS in their jeeps, just back from a three month patrol. 18th of Jan 1943.

Troops arrive on the streets of Ulster 1969

Troops arrive on the streets of Ulster 1969

Following in their tyre tracks.

It will be 70 years ago next year, that Ralph Bagnold was asked to form the Long Range Desert Group. Their forays behind enemy lines caused havoc amongst the Italian forces - blowing up airfields, destroying communication lines and knocking out remote desert outposts. They mainly used Ford and Chevrolet 30 cwt. trucks, but when David Stirling came along with his newly formed SAS, the Jeep gave them a big advantage in speed and manoeuvrability. Colossal distances were covered in heavily laden…