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I am a Finnish collector and history researcher of the 1918 - 1945 period. Feel free to contact me with any questions you might have.

His albums :
His lastest objects :
Finnish Artilleryman, Interwar

no date,interwar period

A photo of a Finnish artilleryman. The exact unit is unknown, as the number on the epaulette is not ...

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Thee soldiers of the Keski-Suomen Regiment

no date,interwar period

A group photo of three infantrymen from Keski-Suomen Regiment (Keski-Suomen rykmentti) in the interw...

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Soldiers of the Finnish Häme Cavalry Regiment

no date,interwar period

A pair of soldiers in their service uniform, so called "luurankotakki", or skeleton jacket of the H...

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Soldiers from the Finnish Tampere Regiment

1924,interwar period

A group of soldiers and their NCO of the Finnish Tampere Regiment (Tampereen rykmentti) in 1924. ...

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Vasili Lemke, aka Vilho Lemke

1941,Continuation War

Photo of Vasili "Vilho" Lemke, a Finnish Russian officer who was wounded 10.10.1941 in a battle as p...

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2nd Company, 7th Border Jäger Battalion

1942,Continuation War

Group photo of the 2nd Company of the 7th Border Jäger Battalion of the Finnish Army. Taken in 1942...

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Squad of the 2nd Company, 7th Border Jäger Battalion

1943,Continuation War

Squad of the 2nd Company, 7th Border Jäger Battalion, taken in 1943 near Alakurtti (modern day Ал...

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Soldiers from the 1st Bicycle Battalion

no date,interwar period

A group of of men of the 1st Bicycle Battalion with their squad leader. The photo is from 1927 - 193...

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Soldiers from the 1st Bicycle Battalion

no date,interwar period

A group of of men of the 1st Bicycle Battalion with their squad leader. The photo is from 1927 - 193...

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Soldiers from the 1st Bicycle Battalion

no date,interwar period

A group of of men of the 1st Bicycle Battalion with their squad leader. The photo is from 1927 - 193...

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2nd Battery, 2nd Field Artillery Regiment

1930,interwar period

A group photo of the 2nd Battery of the 2nd Field Artillery Regiment (2. patteri, 2. kenttätykistö...

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