Monday, June 27, 2011

Dudley, MA Training & Immersion Event

For this 3PGD-only event we recreated the unit as it would have existed while refitting in a quiet area away from the front. Activities included infantry training, hiking, truck rides, and other day-to-day tasks which enhance the living history experience.


Exploring a small stream while on patrol


The Zug (Platoon)'s encampment with motorpool


Another scene from the encampment...a safe distance from the front line


Exploring the woods


Obergrefreiter Wolfe receiving his daily ration from the field kitchen


Obergefreiter Swirtun in the early morning light


Obergrefreiter Heider explores the terrain


Relaxing after the patrol



Gefreiter Kramarz preparing for a motorized patrol


The proud men of 9. Kompanie enjoy a rest after weeks at the front


The Kompanie office rarely takes a break from the "Papierkrieg"


Hauptfeldwebel Tietze and Unteroffizier Stahl update individual paperwork and Kompanie records