Category Archives: Recruiting Posters

Propaganda Poster: France

French Propaganda Poster of Rouen Cathedral surrounded by flames and guarded by Saint Jeanne d’Arc with hands in chains. Jeanne d’Arc is presented as being on the side of Vichy regime and against the British. The poster carries the caption: … Continue reading

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Waffen-SS Recruiting Poster: Europe

• A General version of a Waffen-SS Recruiting Poster by the artist Höck. A fake version of this Poster has been produced with the address of a French Recruitment Office printed in the blank space at the bottom. • Image shows two … Continue reading

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Waffen-SS Recruiting Poster: The Netherlands

  • Probably the most desirable and certainly the most copied of all Waffen-SS Posters. SS-Hauptsturmführer and Professor Ottomar Anton (1895-1976) used later Knight’s Cross Holder Klemens Behler as model for this Dutch Recruitment Poster in 1941. Behler was at the … Continue reading

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Waffen-SS Recruiting Poster: France

• French Recruiting Poster: Durant 3 Hivers – La LVF Légion des Volontaires Français contre le Bolchévisme (During 3 Winters – The Legion of French Volunteers Against Communism) – Pour la France et pour l’Europe (For France and for Europe). • Image: The exhibition by French photographer … Continue reading

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Waffen-SS Recruiting Posters: France

• Avec tes camarades Européens sous le signe ϟϟ, tu vaincras !(With your European comrades under the sign of ϟϟ, you will overcome !) In this Recruiting Poster, serried ranks of lantern-jawed Waffen-SS troops march ever eastward as part of the ´Crusade against Communism. • French … Continue reading

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Waffen-SS Recruiting Posters (Nord/Wiking)

    • Many Third Reich Posters were also used on postcards, leaflets, recruiting booklets etc. SS-Hauptsturmführer and Professor Anton designs were no exception. This design was used to attract recruits to the Gerbirgstruppen der Waffen-SS (Mountain Troops of the Waffen-SS). • Europe is under attack! … Continue reading

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Waffen-SS Recruiting Posters: Germany

    • SS-Hauptsturmführer and Professor Ottomar Anton, one of the most prolific Waffen-SS Poster designers during the Third Reich – he died in 1976: Berufen zum Kampf – Hüter des Friedens (The Mission of this Struggle is to Guard the Peace). • • • Waffen-SS Recruiting Posters … Continue reading

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