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During the take-over of Volhynia, the German Red Cross introduced a motorized field hospital, which is equipped with the latest technology and proven itself eminently suitable.

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Title
During the take-over of Volhynia, the German Red Cross introduced a motorized field hospital, which is equipped with the latest technology and proven itself eminently suitable.
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
Nurses
Medical personnel
Operating rooms
Military hospitals
World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical aspects -- German
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content : Picture caption: "Bei der Uebernahme der Wolhyniendeutschen setzte das Deutsche Rote Kreuz ein motorisiertes Bereitschaftslazarett ein, das auf das modernste ausgestattet ist und sich vorzüglich bewährte."

Content : Title translates German picture caption

Content : Volhynia was an area shared between Poland and the Ukraine, some parts of which had been settled centuries before by German colonists. Nazi doctrine called for "returning" all ethnic Germans to the Greater Reich.

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: 20062420-c602-012f-5e3a-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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During the take-over of Volhynia, the German Red Cross introduced a motorized field hospital, which is equipped with the latest technology and proven itself eminently suitable.