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Rommel and German officers direct Italian artillery against the British in Libya

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Title
Rommel and German officers direct Italian artillery against the British in Libya
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich (1885-1957) (Photographer)
Collection

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

1941

Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1941
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Binoculars
military vehicles -- German -- 1900-1999
Military officers -- German -- 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Libya
Rommel, Erwin, 1891-1944
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Title translates German picture caption
Content: Much of the Afrika Korps' artillery was Italian. Note the overcoats on the officers; the desert in the winter or at night could be very cold.
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): 23d05710-c602-012f-653a-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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Rommel and German officers direct Italian artillery against the British in Libya