Ski Company, 250 "Division Azul"

A World War II Living History organization depicting the Spanish Volunteer Division that fought on the Eastern Front.

La Compañia  

                                     "Sucio"

Name: Strong, D.R.                        

Rank: Alferez (Leutnant)

Impression: Infanteria (infantry)     

Member Since: November, 2008 (founding member)

German Awards: Iron Cross (1st Class); Iron Cross (2nd Class); Combat Clasp (Silver); Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal; Tank Destruction Badge (Silver)

Spanish Awards: Military Merit Cross (Red); Civil War Medal (1st Class); Morocco Campaign Medal

 

  

  Sucio waiting waiting to attack

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                                      "Viejo"

Name: Colyer, J.                            

Rank: Capitan (Hauptmann)                 

Impression: German Liason Officer   

Member Since: November, 2008 (founding member)

German Awards: Spanish Cross of Honor; Iron Cross (1st Class); Iron Cross (2nd Class); Combat Clasp (Gold); Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: Military Merit Cross (Red)

 

 

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                                   "Antonio"

Name: Strong, C. A.    

Rank: Sargento/Cabo Primero (Unteroffizer) 

Impression: Infanteria (infantry)    

Member Since: November, 2008 (founding member)

German Awards: Iron Cross (1st Class); Iron Cross (2nd Class); War Merit Cross w/Swords (1st Class); War Merit Cross w/Swords (2nd Class); Combat Clasp (Silver); Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: Individual Military Merit Medal; Military Merit Cross (Red); Military Merit Cross (White); Civil War Medal (1st Class)

 

Checking the flank

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                                      "Oso"

Name: Pierce, D.    

Rank: Sargento/Cabo Primero (Unteroffizier) 

Impression: Artilleria (artillery)    

Member Since: November, 2008 (founding member)

German Awards: Iron Cross (1st Class); Iron Cross (2nd Class); General Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: Individual Military Merit Medal; Military Merit Cross (Red); Civil War Ribbon (2nd Class)

 

 

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                                      "Timo"

Name: Brinkman, T.                        

Rank: Cabo Primero (Obergefreiter)     

Impression: Infanteria (infantry)     

Member Since: November, 2008 (founding member)

German Awards: Iron Cross (1st Class); Iron Cross (2nd Class); Combat Clasp (Gold); Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: War Cross; Individual Military Merit Medal; Military Merit Cross (Red); Wound Medal (1st Class); Civil War Medal (1st Class)

 

 

  

  Timo ready for battle

 

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                                      "Juan"

Name: Jeffries, J.                           

Rank: Cabo Primero (Obergefreiter)

Impression: Infanteria (infantry)

Member Since: December, 2009

German Awards: Iron Cross (2nd Class); War Merit Cross w/Swords (2nd Class) Combat Clasp (Silver); Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: Civil War Medal (1st Class)

 

 

 

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                                     "Xavier"

Name: Leclerc, A.                          

Rank: Cabo (Gefreiter)                 

Impression: Artilleria (artillery)        

Member Since: January, 2010

German Awards: Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: Civil War Medal (1st Class)

  

 

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                                  "Alejandro"

Name: Gerges, A.    

Rank: Cabo (Gefreiter)                 

Impression: Caballero (cavalry)    

Member Since: November, 2009

German Awards:  War Merit Cross (2nd Class); Infantry Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal; Close Combat Clasp (Bronze)

Spanish Awards: Military Merit Cross (Red)

 

 

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                                    "Tortuga"

Name: Strong, D.D. 

Rank: Cazadore (Jager)                 

Impression: Zapadore (pioneer)

Member Since: November, 2009

German Awards: Iron Cross (1st Class); Iron Cross (2nd Class); Close Combat Clasp (Bronze); General Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal

Spanish Awards: Military Merit Cross (Red)

 

 

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                                   "Irlandes"

Name: Matthews, B.    

Rank: Cazador (Jager)                 

Impression: Cazatanque (panzer-jager)    

Member Since: November, 2009

German Awards: General Assault Badge; Eastern Front Medal; Close Combat Clasp (Bronze)

Spanish Awards: Military Merit Cross (Red); Civil War Medal (2nd Class)

 

Cazadore Irlandes 

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                                     "Mono"

Name: Haixaio Ju                          

Rank: Cazadore Primero (Oberjager)

Impression: Infanteria (infantry)

Member Since: April, 2011

German Awards: Iron Cross (2nd Class); Infantry Assault Badge

Spanish Awards: Wound Medal (2nd Class)

 

 

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                             Reserva de Compañia

While still full  members of the unit, the following members have chosen other pursuits which prohibits active participation at this time.

May you be successful in your endeavors.

Vista, Suerte, y al Toro