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Everyone in the homeland is also ready, if required, to render the highest service. In the name of the Führer, Chief of Staff Lutze awarded six men from Bremen the War Service Cross with Swords.

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Title
Everyone in the homeland is also ready, if required, to render the highest service. In the name of the Führer, Chief of Staff Lutze awarded six men from Bremen the War Service Cross with Swords.
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
Medals
Awards
Civil defense
Government officials -- Germany -- 1939-1945
Lutze, Viktor, 1890-1943
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Auch in der Heimat ist jeder, wenn es nottut, zum höchsten Einsaß bereit. In Namen des Führers konnte Stabschef Lutze sechs Bremer SA.-Männer mit dem Kriegsverdienstkreuz mit Schwerten auszeichnen."

Content : The War Service Cross was a medal which could be awarded to civilians for bravery or other distinguished service (such as exceeding production quotas) on the home front.

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: 0faf2a00-c602-012f-e82b-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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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Everyone in the homeland is also ready, if required, to render the highest service. In the name of the Führer, Chief of Staff Lutze awarded six men from Bremen the War Service Cross with Swords." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5d8-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Everyone in the homeland is also ready, if required, to render the highest service. In the name of the Führer, Chief of Staff Lutze awarded six men from Bremen the War Service Cross with Swords." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 14, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5d8-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Everyone in the homeland is also ready, if required, to render the highest service. In the name of the Führer, Chief of Staff Lutze awarded six men from Bremen the War Service Cross with Swords. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b35e6240-e5d8-ef75-e040-e00a18064b93

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Everyone in the homeland is also ready, if required, to render the highest service.  In the name of the Führer, Chief of Staff Lutze awarded six men from Bremen the War Service Cross with Swords.