'The Small, Tall and the Ugly"
Time for Some Light-Hearted Tidings

The News Can't Always Be Serious

Several 'Tall & Small' photos from German magazines


In the early days of the war, one often found short items of a humorous nature. One of the favorites was publishing photos of the 'tallest' and the 'shortest' soldier in any particular army, branch of service, unit, division or whatever. One needn't take such things too seriously of course, but at times the subjects in the photographs were comical enough.

Here follow a few examples taken from conmtemporary magazines.




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