Fritz Witt (25 May 1908 – 14 June 1944) was a German Waffen-SS officer who served with the 1.SS-Panzergrenadier-Division Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler before taking command of the 12.SS-Panzer-Division Hitlerjugend. Witt was killed by an allied naval barrage in 1944.
The norwegian Waffen-SS volunteers Sødermann (in front) and Brøbe on ski-patrol. They belonged to the norwegian ski-battalion of the 6. SS-Gebirgsdivision “Nord” (6th SS mountain division) which fought in Lapland and Karelia. Both soldiers on the photo were killed in action later in the war.
German and Hungarian officers confer on the battle plan, Eastern Front, summer 1941. The Hungarians were reluctant allies to the end. Note the Hungarian lieutenant on the left wearing standard German service helmet.