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Artist or CreatorNEB [Ronald Niebour]
Title or Caption"Ja. - Hans was born just after the last 'all clear'"
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date14 Aug 1941
Also published by"2 1/2'' deep DM Back" written in pencil on front of cartoon.
Size38 x 28cm
Techniquepencil/blue pencil/black ink
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
NotesAugust 12. Western Europe. The R.A.f. carried out its most intensive daylight operations against Germany to date. Six squadrons of Blenhiems, escorted as far as Antwerp by strong fighter formations penetrated the German air defences, often at less that 100 ft. for 150 miles to bomb the Cologne power-stations ... At night large bomber forces ... bombed 11 German cities despite bad weather... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.4746]
air-raid sirens
bombing raids
air raids
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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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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