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Our Mothers, Our Fathers

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Our Mothers, Our Fathers
Unsere Mütter, unsere Väter
Film poster
Country GER.jpg Germany
Directed by Philip Kadelbach
Release Date 2013
Language German
Studio teamWorx Produktion fur Kino und Fernsehen GmbH
Distributor Music Box Films
Main Cast
Character Actor
Wilhelm Winter Volker Bruch
Friedhelm Winter Tom Schilling
Greta Katharina Schuttler
Charlotte Miriam Stein
Viktor Goldstein Ludwig Trepte
Dorn Mark Waschke

Our Mothers, Our Fathers is a 2013 German three part World War II miniseries. There were five friends. They believe that the war on the Eastern Front will last only six months. They believe in their happy future. But this future will break their lives.

Film also known as Generation War

The following weapons were used in the television series Our Mothers, Our Fathers:


Walther P38

Walther P38 is used by German officers. Most notably by Wilhelm Winter. The leader of the Polish partisans Jerzy (Lukas Gregorowicz) also used this pistol

Walther P38 - 9x19
Wilhelm Winter fires his Walther P38 at captive Soviet Army officer
Same episode
Jerzy holds his Walther P38

Luger P08

Luger P08 can be seen in hands of Jerzy, Viktor Goldstein and Standartenfuhrer Heimer (Sylvester Groth)

Luger P08 - 9x19mm
A Luger P08 on a ground
Standartenfuhrer Heimer aims his Luger P08

Tokarev TT-33

Tokarev TT-33 is the standard sidearm of Soviet military officers.

Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev. Pre-1947 version.
A Soviet officer fires his TT at German soldiers
A Soviet sergeant holds a TT-33

Submachine Guns


The MP40 submachine guns are widely used German troops.

MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
Wilhelm Winter fires his MP40
German soldier fires the MP40
Jerzy aims his MP40


The PPSh-41 submachine guns are used by Soviet soldiers

PPSh-41 Submachine Gun - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
Soviet soldiers with their PPSh-41 SMGs


Karabiner 98k

The Karabiner 98k is a main weapon of German troops. Polish partisans also used this rifles. Some rifles have hooded front sights

Karabiner 98k - German manufacture 1937 date - 7.92x57mm Mauser
Friedhelm Winter aims his Karabiner 98k
German soldier fires his Karabiner 98k
Friedhelm reloads his rifle
Viktor fires the Karabiner 98k
Friedhelm aims his rifle at Viktor
Karabiner 98k made in Czechoslovakia (aka Czech Mauser)- 7.92x57mm Mauser
German soldier fires Czech-made Kar98k rifle (note the winter trigger guard on the rifle, a common feature on post-war Czech manufactured Kar98k rifles).

M48 Yugoslavian Mauser

Friedhelm can be seen armed with the M48 Yugoslavian Mauser during the shooting down of Soviet peasants, despite the fact that this is impossible; the M48 is a post-war Mauser that started in production in 1948, years after this is set.

Yugoslavian M48 Mauser - 7.92x57mm Mauser

Full-length Mosin Nagant Rifle

Soviet soldiers and Polish partisans can be seen armed with the full-length Mosin Nagant Rifles. Friedhelm and Viktor also can be seen with this rifle

Full-length, Soviet Mosin Nagant M91/30 - 7.62x54R
Viktor aims the full-length Mosin Nagant rifle at Friedhelm
Same episode

Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine

The Mosin Nagant M44 Carbines are used by Polish partisans. Viktor also can be seen with this carbine in a continuity error

Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine, with attached side-folding bayonet - 7.62x54mmR.
Polish partisan armed with the Mosin Nagant M44 carbine
Another Polish partisan with the Mosin Nagant M44 carbine


Double Barreled Shotgun

Charles Parker 1878 Side by Side Shotgun - 12 gauge. The Parker Gun Company was absorbed into Remington in 1934.
Polish peasant (Janusz Cichocki) aims his shotgun at Viktor and Alina
Polish partisan armed with the double barreled shotgun

Machine Guns


MG34 7.92x57mm Mauser with front and rear sights folded down.
The MG34 on a parapet of trench


The MG42 is used by German troops and Polish partisans. First this machine gun can be seen in Summer 1941 episodes. It's an anachronism

MG42 with bipod extended - 7.92mm Mauser
German soldier fires the MG42. Note the machine gun loaded with blanks
German soldier fires the MG42
Close up of MG42 receiver
Jerzy armed with the MG42

Goryunov SGM Machine Gun

The Goryunov SGM machine gun is used by Soviet Army. First this machine gun can be seen in Summer 1941 episodes. It's an anachronism.

Goryunov SGM - 7.62x54mm R
Soviet machinegunners fires SGM
A Goryunov SGM behind a barricade

Maxim M1910/30

Russian Maxim 1910/30, post 1941 manufacture with top hatch on cooling jacket allowing it to be filled more quickly or with snow - 7.62x54mmR
Soviet machinegunners fire a Maxim M1910/30

Hand Grenades

Model 24 Stielhandgranate

Model 24 Stielhandgranate "Potato Masher" High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade
German soldier throws a grenade
German soldier holding a grenade under his arm. Clearly seen porcelain ball

Grenade Launchers


Soviet soldiers used the Panzerfaust antitank grenade launchers during battle for the telegraph station. German soldiers can be seen armed with this weapon only in documentary footage

Panzerfaust - 44mm with 149mm warhead
Soviet soldier fires a Panzerfaust


Tellermine 42

Tellermine 42
Wilhelm Winter and other penal battalion soldiers placing Tellermine 42 antitank mine

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