Goodnight Vienna (Katharine Simmons Series, Book 1) by J. H. Schryer

By J. H. Schryer

It's March 1938. Hitler has marched into Vienna to a successful reception, however the 180,000 Jews dwelling within the urban worry the long run. Katharine Simmons, an undercover SIS agent operating on the British Passport workplace, is distraught while her husband, additionally an secret agent, is taken from their domestic and disappears with out hint. Left by myself in Vienna, Katharine's mystery paintings prevents her from returning domestic, however the noose is tightening round the SIS operatives as a suspected double agent is betraying them. Can the affection of a secret guy store Katharine from the Gestapo? who's her mystery betrayer? and what's the previous that haunts her? during this notable debut novel, love, honour and gear compete opposed to a backdrop of the growing to be tensions of Thirties Vienna.

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Overstrength at 55, the 507th met the Russian winter offensive on 14 January 1945 and by 1 February 1945 had only seven Tigers left, none of which operational. On 6 February Schwere Heeres Panzer Abteilung 506 Formed on 20 July 1943, the 506th was the first 1945, the 507th was ordered to return to Germany independent battalion to be created with an to refit with the Tiger II. original complement of 45 Tigers which it received in August 1943,. It left by rail for the Schwere Heeres Panzer Abteilung 508 Eastern Front on 12 September and reached Issued with 45 Tigers in December 1943 and Heeres Gruppe Siid on 19 and 20 September January 1944, the 508th was ordered to Italy to 1943.

Tigers, tactical numbers 224 and 223 approach the Normandy front. Kompanie/sSS-PzAbt. 101. The anti-aircraft machine gun on the commander's cupola is clear. (Bundesarchiv) had been fitted to the tank after December 1943, the tank itself having been assembled in late June or early July 1943. This Tiger still had the original commander's cupola and two Bosch headlights mounted on the top front corners of the superstructure. The surviving Tigers of the Tigergruppe were incorporated into schwere Heeres Panzer Abteilung 508 in March 1944.

With open space all the way to Berlin, the schwere Panzer Kompanie Einsatz Dunkirchen was hastily formed by the schwere Panzer Ersatz und Ausbildungs Abteilung 500 at the training grounds near Paderborn. This unit with 14 Tigers was sent west on 19 September to stop the British spearhead at Arnhem in Holland. Kompanie on 8 December 1944. Training and research/development units had originally received a total of 49 Tiger I for training and ten Tiger Is for testing. As Germany's position continued to deteriorate, additional units were thrown together and given these worn out Tigers in a last ditch effort.

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