German BMW R35 motorcycle in the streets of occupied Rzhev. The photo is interesting because the German motorcyclist is armed with a trophy submachine gun PPSh-41, and the BMW R35 motorcycle is equipped with special winter supports-skis. The inscription on the back – “Zwei unserer Werkstatt-Leute in Rshew” (Two of our mechanics in Rzhev). Winter of 1941-1942.
Place of photo: Rzhev, USSR
Date of the photo: 1941