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What guys German fliers are! For example, a German war plane found a British armed steamer in the middle of the Channel. With three bombs it was done for.

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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
Aerial bombings
Air warfare
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Und Kerle sind die deutschen Flieger! Mitten im Aermel-Kanal stellte zum Beispiel ein deutsches Kampfflugzeug einen bewaffneten britischer Dampfer. Mit drei Bomben wurde er erledigt."

Content : Title translates German picture caption

Content : The plane looks like a Junkers Ju-88 bomber, a type which was often used for attacks on ships.

Source note: Grossdeutschland im Weltgeschehen. Tagesbildberichte 1940. (Berlin Joh. Kasper Co. 1942) Braeckow, Ernst, Author.
Physical Description
Form: Gelatin silver prints ( Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials )
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 01756390-c602-012f-9b3b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "What guys German fliers are! For example, a German war plane found a British armed steamer in the middle of the Channel. With three bombs it was done for." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5b9-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "What guys German fliers are! For example, a German war plane found a British armed steamer in the middle of the Channel. With three bombs it was done for." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5b9-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. What guys German fliers are! For example, a German war plane found a British armed steamer in the middle of the Channel. With three bombs it was done for. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5b9-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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What guys German fliers are!  For example, a German war plane found a British armed steamer in the middle of the Channel.  With three bombs it was done for.