Afrikakorps SONDERVERBAND 287/288 German Soldier’s Photo Album. Pictures go from 1936 to after the war. A few good shots of soldiers in Africa with tropical uniforms and a few shots of the Sonderverband patch clearly in wear. About 78 Third Reich images and 20 or so post war pictures. Rare unit.
äger Sonderverband 287, was one of three battalions in the regimental sized German-Arabian Legion and consisted of Arabian volunteers from North Africa. The unit was formed on August 4TH 1942 and fought in the North African campaign until it was disbanded in May 1943 following the capitulation of Tunis to the allies. LH4749