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Object ID

2012.1.63

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Front: An illustration of a skeleton in a Nazi uniform pointing to a wall of death certificates titled, "Hier ist der Platz für Dich! Du wirst der Nächste sein!"

Back: Text in German titled, "Deutscher Soldat!"

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: A piece of Russian anti-Nazi propaganda. A skeleton in an SS uniform shows the police on the mortuary wall -- here's your place! you're next! A piece of Soviet produced anti-German/anti-Nazi propaganda leaflet to be dropped or shot over the lines to demoralize the German troops. The back contains a pass in German and Russian guaranteeing the bearer to safely pass through the lines and be taken to a happy captivity and a full belly.

Dimensions

7 x 5"

Keywords

Propaganda, Skeleton, Russia, Soviet

Russian Anti-Nazi Propaganda Flier

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