WEHRMACHT SNIPER has 24 ratings and 2 reviews. Relstuart said: The author was able to make quite a few sniper kills in a few months on the Russian front. Sniper Ace has ratings and 12 reviews. Marc said: In modern warfare, the role of sniper holds a special place: a singular soldier who has one but one. , English, Book, Illustrated edition: Sniper ace: from the eastern front to Siberia: Bruno Sutkus, the autobiography of a Wehrmacht sniper / Bruno Sutkus .

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Liam Tondeur rated it really liked it Jul 26, The author was able to make quite a bguno sniper kills in a few months on the Russian front.

See oli minu arust raamatu igavaim osa, kuna ta kirjeldas ainult seda, kuidas ta vastaseid maha lasi. Many times one questions his choices.

After being captured again he was tortured by the KGB and deported to Siberia to endure forced labor. Books by Bruno Sutkus. Want to Read saving…. When Sutkus’ narrative is seen in its whole, it gives some insight to the extension of use of sniper, the level of their training and sniper counter-measures taken by both sides.

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. It’s the second part of the book which is a bit more interesting as Sutkus becomes a “banishee” to Siberia after the war. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Aaron marked it as to-read Jan 28, The only really useful information at least to me is provided in author’s comments of the occasions when he was discovered. Second part of the book describes the life of the author after the war. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.


Due to his Lithuanian background and, surprisingly, for reasons other than his activities during the war, he was deported to Siberia in and was kept there until ies. The first half of the book is a series of log Sniper Ace is a simple, unpretentious after-action report for a Bruno’s life.

Rick Lee rated it really liked it Dec 25, Arek Jakubowski rated it really liked it Nov 07, In modern warfare, the role of sniper holds a special place: He does so fairly matter-of-factly with no braggadocio. Learn more at Author Central. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Not as engaging as The Forgotten Soldier, which I autkus you read for a more detailed view of an infantryman’s view of what it was like on the front.

Jay rated it it was amazing Mar 09, Dean Cantis rated it it was amazing Nov 28, A month later he was sent on a five month sniper’s course in Wilna, after which he was sutkux to the Eastern Front.

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Steven marked it as to-read Nov brunk, Apr 11, Renat N rated it really liked it. The first part is dedicated to his upbringing and his wartime experiences. Sutkus trained as a sniper from August through the end of December at the Sniper School in Vilniusbefore being assigned to the th Grenadier Regiment of the 68th Infantry Division.


Despite his age, he was regarded as one of Germany’s best snipers and in November he was awarded the Scharfshutzenabzeichen 3 Stufe – the highest award for a sniper. Get to Know Us.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Fascinating and tragic, especially the post-war decades he spent in the Soviet gulag. Instead, the reader has to wade through an admittedly impress This short volume a bit over pages, but if photographs and references are excluded, it’s hardly pages long is an autobiography of a German sniper active on eastern front during the final stages of the war.



Darren rated it really liked it Jul 24, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. When he was 18 years old he became a member of the SAwhere btuno shooting skills were acknowledged, and he was given a rifle to take home and practise marksmanship. The United States was interested only in the financial benefits war brought: Siim Tuurmann rated it really liked it Aug 07, His logbook of confirmed kills was one of the few to survive the war.

Paul J rated it it was amazing May 28, Trivia About Sniper Ace: Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Vruno. To ask other readers questions about Sniper Aceplease sign up. Available for download now. The recounting of life in Siberia, first as just an ordinary soldier and then later as an infamous sniper, makes up more than half the book and is fairly interesting.

His experience in Soviet Russia after the war was very sad as he recounts the abuses he lived with and the sacrifices he made.