A snow - camouflaged FW190 belonging to 1/JG.54 as it would have appeared above the Eastern Front during the winter of 1942-43. Usually these aircraft were painted with a white-washable...
For a brief moment the fighting has stopped and this Waffen SS soldier takes the time for a quick cigarette.
Every captured soldier has to empty his pockets and hand it all to his captors for inspection ... Another Glider Pilot goes “into the bag”.
Surrender and Search Out of ammunition ... food ... water ... and luck! This Para, hands on head, is marched to the rear accompanied by his Waffen SS captor.