World War II artifacts

World War II artifacts

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: World War II artifacts
Dates: 1866, 1934-1945
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms2399

Scope and Content Note

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.

Index Terms

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

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

Gift of Joe Allen McCannon.

Preferred Citation note

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

Other Finding Aids note

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.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing