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Ref NoGS0878
Alt Ref NoGS0878
Artist or CreatorSidney 'George' Strube
Title or Caption"Timo marches on."
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Express
Date25 May 1942
FormatArtwork
Size48.2 x 38cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptTempus fugit
Person DepictedGoering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Implied textTempus fugit - time flies
NotesMay 25: Russia: While in the Kharkov sector the Russians continued to consolidate their positions and engaged in offensive operations, the enemy threw in masses of tanks in the Izyum-Barvenkovo sector in an attempt to break through S. of Kharkov and envelop the Russian forces, Moscow despatches indicated that all thrusts had been held after fierce fighting in which the Germans lost large numbers of tanks, and that Marshal Timoshenko was hammering at the left flank of a wedge which the enemy had driven somewhat deeply into the Russian lines near the bend in the Donetz near Izyum, but which had been checked by massed Russian artillery and anti-tank guns. ... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.5195]
SubjectsHammer and Sickle
Armed forces
Third Reich 1933-45
Germany
Russia
sundials
Emblems
soldiers
medals
Latin
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailssyndication.queries@express.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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