Author Archives: Roger Hall

Documentary for National Geographic

In April 2013 six members of the 21st Panzer Division Living History Group spent two days filming at the Mucklebrough Collection in Norfolk. Members of the group portrayed German troops involved in the construction and manning of the Atlantic Wall, … Continue reading

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Test Firing the PAK38

Today Unit CO Robin Carr visited the workshops of “Elite Militaria” to test fire the PAK 38 that has been comissioned. More details to be published under the “Vehicles” tab on the tool bar This new piece of kit will … Continue reading

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Grassington 1940’s Weekend

The weekend of 22/23 September saw 10 members of 21st Panzer Division in attendance at the Grassington 1940’s Weekend. This was the first time that this event had ran and we considered it to be a huge success (lots of … Continue reading

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New Tents

The first of the groups new period German staff tents had its first outing last weekend at the Lytham 1940’s weekend. The tent was well received with plenty of positive comments. Three more tents of the same design are on … Continue reading

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Outpost – Rise of the Spetsnaz

    Earlier this month members of 21st Panzer Division Living History Group, along with others from the Northern World War 2 Association spent a few days filming on  the set of the third of the Outpost movies: Outpost – … Continue reading

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Flak 38 Restoration Underway

Restoration work has now started on our 20mm Flak 38 project.   It arrived with an estimated 85% of its parts, realistically possibly closer to 65 – 70%.  A lot of time has been spent sourcing parts over the last … Continue reading

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News from Down Under

The group has recently been contacted by fellow re-enactors from New Zealand who protray DAK elements of the 21st Panzer Division, and more specifically 3. Aufklaerungs Abteilung, 21st Pzr. Div. DAK. The group was recently featured in an event report … Continue reading

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Sheffield Fayre 2011

From “Skirmish” Magazine (Nov/Dec 2011 Issue) “ The Northern World War II Association put on two stonkingly good battles, first the Russians, doomed but valiant against the armoured and efficient Germans and then a scene from Normandy with the Yanks … Continue reading

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Ponderosa Wartime Weekend

Members of 21st Panzer took part in what may well be the largest wartime event and battle in the North of England over the weekend of 9 and 10 July 2011. The event saw Axis troops in their trenches and … Continue reading

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Members of the Group Meet “Great Escape” Veteran

Members of the 21st Panzer Division Living History Group had the privilege of meeting “Great Escape” veteran Frank Stone at the Northallerton Wartime Weekend on 18th & 19th June 2011. Frank was the VIP Guest at the event and delivered … Continue reading

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