American soldier killed by a German sniper in Koblenz

American soldier

An unknown American soldier from the 87th Infantry Division of the United States, killed by a German sniper in the spring of 1945 in the city of Koblenz, Germany. The weapon of the killed soldier is an automatic rifle BAR and Mk2 “Pineapple” a hand grenade.


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Location: Koblenz, Germany
Date: March 1945
Photo by Byron Rollins

In : 1945

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