This German soldier carries the Sturmgewehr the first "assault" (battle) rifle to come into mass production. (Re-enactment?
1939 09 02 A Polish cavalry unit dares to attack a German motorcycle unit with only a sword. Since the end of the Great War, the Polish army was much less advanced than the German Army, often sending cavalry against German Panzer columns.
A German paratrooper firing a The standing position was not normally used with this hi-powered weapon. I'm sure the woods & surrounding terrain warranted it in this