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.
Adolf Hitler in September, 1931 in Munich. This is a test shot from his personal photographer, Heinrich Hoffmann, and shows Hitler in striped pants and a forest green Bavarian jacket (the piping was red). Hitler never wore this jacket in public, he only wore it on the Obersalzberg.
Pressured by German army commanders, whose support he would need to become President, Hitler directs the SS to murder SA Chief of Staff Ernst Röhm and his top commanders. . Portrait of Ernst Roehm, SA chief of staff. Berlin, Germany, ca. 1934.