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World War II artifacts

World War II artifacts

Descriptive Summary

Title: World War II artifacts
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1866, 1934-1945
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2399
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of Third Reich and Nazi tinnies, a Deutsch ist die Saar pin, and medals from World War II dated 1934-1939. The medals include: a Nazi War Merit Cross, West Wall Medal, Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, and Sudetenland Medal. The collection also includes a Bavaria Cross Military Merit Swords Crown Merenti from 1866, NRA Junior Division Pro Marksman 15 foot medals, and Airborne 101st division lapel pin.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Gift of Joe Allen McCannon.

Preferred Citation

World War II artifacts, ms2399, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

World War, 1939-1945 -- Medals.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda.

Other Finding Aids

Accompanying copies of Der Fuhrer macht Geschichte 1935: Fuhrer-worte mit bilddokumenten von Heinrich Hoffmann and Der Fuuhrer und der Arbeiter : Bilddokumente von Heinrich Hoffmann have been cataloged seperately and can be requester through GIL.

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