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[The military exercises go on. The infantry marches through countryside deep in snow to a drill in defense of the Westwall.]

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Title
[The military exercises go on. The infantry marches through countryside deep in snow to a drill in defense of the Westwall.]
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich (1885-1957) (Photographer)
Collection

Eye on the Reich : German propaganda photographs, 1939-1942.

1940

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1940
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Barbed wire
Barricades
Armies -- German -- 1900-1999
Military maneuvers
World War, 1939-1945 -- Military personnel -- German
Soldiers -- German -- 1939-1945
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Auch die militärischen Übungen gehen weiter. Durch tief verschneites Gelände am Westwall marschiert die Infanterie zu einer Gefechtsübung."

Content : The Westwall (called the "Siegfried Line" by the Allies) was the German name for their fortifications built opposite the French forts of the Maginot Line.

Content : Title translates German picture caption

Source note: Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.
Physical Description
Gelatin silver prints
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: dbb95cb0-c601-012f-1f51-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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[The military exercises go on.  The infantry marches through countryside deep in snow to a drill in defense of the Westwall.]