The commander of the 305th Sapper Battalion of the 305th Infantry Division of the Wehrmacht (Pionier-Bataillon 305, 305.Infanterie-Division), Hauptmann Wilhelm Traub (November 14, 1895 – 05 January 1943) during the fighting in the territory of the Barrikady factory in Stalingrad .
Hauptmann Wilhelm Traub is armed with a captured Soviet submachine gun PPSh-41.
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Location: Stalingrad, USSR
Date: October-November 1942