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Deutscher Volkssturm Wehrmacht armband

Object | Accession Number: 1989.113.3

Deutscher Volkssturm Wehrmacht [German People’s Militia] brassard. This militia was not part of the army, but was organized late in the war by the Nazi Party per Hitler's orders of September 25, 1944. It was composed of males who had been exempted from home guard and military service because of age or health.

Language
German
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Armbands
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Bernard Feingold
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:08:22
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