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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionThe U-boat account
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date20 Oct 1939
Embedded text or transcript"Nein, mein Fuhrer, ve haf not yet established "Ascendancy". Dot aind't der right vord."
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesRepublished in David Low, Europe at War, (Penguin Books, 1941). Text on opposite page: "According to Gobbels, Nazi Germany's U-boat ruled the waves, and had put out of action 44 per cent of the British Home Fleet. Mr.Churchill offered to fight the entire German navy, using only the ships Gobbels declared to have been destroyed. He reported the sinking of two to four U-boats weekly." p.16
Armed forces
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
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