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[The most successful fighter pilot on the African Front, Knight's Cross winner Lieutenant Marseille, who has since gained his 30th victory, near a fighter plane he destroyed.]

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Title
[The most successful fighter pilot on the African Front, Knight's Cross winner Lieutenant Marseille, who has since gained his 30th victory, near a fighter plane he destroyed.]
Names
Hoffmann, Heinrich, 1885-1957 (Photographer)
Collection

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

1942

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1942
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC EYE
Shelf locator: PC EYE 1942
Topics
Nazi propaganda
Fighter pilots -- German
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, German
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- German -- Africa, North
Hurricane (Fighter plane)
Marseille, Hans-Joachim,
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Picture caption: "Der erfolgreichste Kampfflieger an der Afrikanischen Front, Ritterkreuzträger Leutnant Marseille, der in der Zwischenzeit seinen 30. Abschuß tätigen konnte, neben einem von ihm vernichteten Jäger."
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): 2aae4700-c602-012f-1f4c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Creator Born
  • 1942: Issued
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The most successful fighter pilot on the African Front, Knight's Cross winner Lieutenant Marseille, who has since gained his 30th victory, near a fighter plane he destroyed.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1942. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b291a0df-a055-1520-e040-e00a180669b4

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The most successful fighter pilot on the African Front, Knight's Cross winner Lieutenant Marseille, who has since gained his 30th victory, near a fighter plane he destroyed.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b291a0df-a055-1520-e040-e00a180669b4

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1942). [The most successful fighter pilot on the African Front, Knight's Cross winner Lieutenant Marseille, who has since gained his 30th victory, near a fighter plane he destroyed.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b291a0df-a055-1520-e040-e00a180669b4

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[The most successful fighter pilot on the African Front, Knight's Cross winner Lieutenant Marseille, who has since gained his 30th victory, near a fighter plane he destroyed.]