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Even the worst winter storms don't stop the German Air Force from flying its missions. Here, ground crewmen make preparations wearing sou'westers and raincoats.

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Even the worst winter storms don't stop the German Air Force from flying its missions. Here, ground crewmen make preparations wearing sou'westers and raincoats.
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
Mechanics (Persons)
Airplane engines
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German
Germany. Luftwaffe
Bombers -- German
Heinkel airplanes
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Selbst der schlimmste Wintersturm hält die deutsche Luftwaffe nicht vom Feindflug ab. Das Bodenpersonal, in Südwester und Regenmantel, ist hier bei den Vorarbeiten."
Content: The airplane is a Heinkel He-111 bomber. The men are working with a small wheeled cart used to load bombs.
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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fe5d3dc0-c601-012f-fb31-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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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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Even the worst winter storms don't stop the German Air Force from flying its missions.  Here, ground crewmen make preparations wearing sou'westers and raincoats.