This DVD, spoken in English, shows complete history of this elite fighting force – the selection, the training then into the battle actions of Operation Barbarossa, Stalingrad, Kursk and others.
Historical figures are seen on this videotape – Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, Großadmiral Erich Raeder, Heinrich Himmler, Sepp Dietrich, Rudolf Hess, Ernst Röhm, Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, Guderian, Josef Stalin, Hermann Göring, Marshal Zhukov and many more.
You’ll see scenes of the famed Blood Flag Ceremony and there is great music throughout the DVD. While the British announcer feels the need to make a rare negative comment, his praise of the honor, professionalism and unwavering bravery runs all through the tape.
It is universally accepted that the Waffen SS were the best fighters in World War Two – the best trained, best led, the best motivated and the toughest to fight against.