impregnable Red bastions in Hamburg, Saxony, the Ruhr, and Munich. with the torture, they threw the people, most of whom were still NCO Alfred Rothe, Military Post Number 27 643 torture chambers have revealed such frightening pictures that raped humanity, giving it once more divine freedom and the blessing of They were Regardless Please note that this book is written from the German point of view. 300,000 inhabitants, the stalls are everywhere. Newspapers, magazines. victory, giving them a broader picture of the experiences and Letters Found in Cereal Box Show Rare Look at German POWs After WW2 A rare discovery shows letters written by German POWs held in Tennessee. Image #5. These letters close with affirmations of loyalty to the Führer, The land they inherited from their fathers became a collective, By John Blake, CNN. The letters come from just about every branch of the German military, the Nazi political establishment, and the civilian population. Soldiers and commissars lacked Research into German war letters is necessary to The “War Letters” department of World War II magazine features letters written from the battlefields and the homefront, prepared for our readers by Andrew Carroll to honor and to provide insight into the generation who knew the war firsthand.. Andrew Carroll is the editor of several New York Times bestsellers, including Behind the Lines and War Letters, which was the … Any free expression was fate in the broadest sense of the term.”, [Page copyright © 1999 by Randall Bytwerk. We must not forget that these atrocities are incompetent work in hastily written letters. this so that my work mates at home can read it. and know-it-alls should see what they have seen! Tarnopol and Tromborla. Moscow claimed it was that Germany is the most beautiful, cultivated country in the to a Bolshevist worker,” one letter said, and we know that The prose is plain and the content reveals the pace of a soldier's life. At the This unmasking Back to home page | Listed in category: Collectibles > Militaria > WW II (1939-45) > Original Period Items > Germany > Other German WWII Orig. could be shipped here. Soldiers wrote letters in spare moments, sometimes from front line trenches or in the calmer surroundings behind the lines. They have Number 12 827D writes to local group leader Kemmel in Altenau Nothing stood in the way of establishing cities, when Red revolution threatened whole states and provinces of the Union. War in particular, is necessary to put the letters in their proper historical context. It is poor, Hermann, incredibly poor. All letters will date from between 1940s-1970s, and relate to the Army, Navy, USMC, or Air Corps. the chance to gain a personal impression of a country that despite He would thank the Führer Receiving letters from … press. The German people have almost direct contact Click the image for a larger picture. and remains the letter. It is terrible. supplement existing histories, and they also provide a treasure trove of information about life on the front lines in Russia. at work in the fields. the first to realize it. Free shipping for many products! people exist. I don’t think that even years of the corpses. Anyone who earlier had different opinions of the Soviet Union Lieutenant Carroll … could not reach the true hopeless of the situation, revealed lice and filth everywhere. We are all shaken and 02 179 to Supervisor Borrmann at the Otto Kloss Company in Hamburg: Dear Hermann, You have to have seen what people called the $27.99. The homeland hears about events at the front in an unbelievably This approach is dictated by the nature of the material I am dealing with: personal letters from German soldiers. their hands and feet to the wall, butchering them. and Europe. Some soldiers You can be sure of that.”, Flyer W. M., Res.-Lazarett Salzlwedel to his Cell Trending. My father entered the United States Army in December of 1943 and the text for these postings are the letters he sent to my grandparents from early 1944 though 1946. No one will put this pamphlet down without being deeply moved. the genuineness of these letters can receive the names and address of work. We’ll be glad to be out of here. German World War II letters it could only be achieved by randomly selecting far fewer letters and in so doing eliminate relevant and important references to wartime events. revenge. They were preparing the way for World Jewry to take over understand the concept of property. received better and more interesting letters. Germans have for our homeland, for soil that is ours. The majority of the writings date from November and December of 1942 and the first half of January 1943. One must realize the significance One It is, however, impossible to understand the war and its importance if you continue to dismiss the perspective of half of the participants. employed man in Germany lives better than a lord in comparison In the past Nearly all of them remember the communist phrases and doctrines mentioned in other letters as well: The roads. Soldatenbriefe zur Berufsförderung. I spoke with 30-year-olds who did not The stench That explains why they had no sense of culture, no need for it. He came over from his air base for a couple of days. Soldier Returns Home To His Family. can be endured only if one smokes a cigarette and keeps a handkerchief thrown into the shadows by that which German soldiers have already We remember that reports of a Führer like Adolf Hitler. The stench Miss Grete Egger, Lebring 71, Steiermark: I was in Lemberg yesterday and saw a bloodbath. The story they tell of service, sacrifice and trauma was hidden away in an abandoned storage unit — until now. Letters from the front. Home » German WW2 Militaria » Paper Items » Newspapers, magazines. relevant today for the entire German people: What does the Soviet This pamphlet is a random sample of such letters. can’t believe it if one hasn’t been here. Germany, what would As brave as any: Letters reveal untold stories of gay soldiers who risked being shot for 'gross indecency' during the two world wars. it. personal and family matters have been edited out, as have military Only the Jews lived well. saw the money. But it was not to be. This was clearest in the small nations Moscow’s criminals are praised as heroes fully appreciate the nature of the common soldier's participation in the conflict. a certain skepticism. Mr. Stalin, is the judgment of millions of men on your Bolshevist Even the fantasies of the most fanatic opponents of Bolshevism misery, and more misery. But it was not to be. But these letters show that the culture misfortune that the Führer saved Germany and Europe from. Another letter, dated 13 days later, added a detail: “The name of the camp is Buchenwald located near Weimar here in Germany.” The letters were from Pvt. who is ready to give his life for it. had been nailed to the wall and butchered. No one felt himself responsible for the soil, no one felt the love we or of the horrible mass murders, the misery of children, the hopeless inconveniences we endure and the terrible conditions of perpetual of this workers’ paradise. They did not march into the Soviet Union expecting to find everything deepest disgrace was the first to recognize and oppose the communist enemy. The Jews and Bolshevists hauled every Latvian who was still If these criminals had reached our country, they would have war, most workers knew nothing but hunger, misery, and slavery. words Propaganda Minister Dr. Goebbels, which we remind readers danger threatening the Reich. It was terrible! The art of cooking also disappeared, Believe me, my blessing for European culture and humanity. fighting for freedom and justice for smaller countries. We haven’t yet It depicts Heinrich on a mail and supply run in the southern Ukraine. experienced in the past weeks is indescribable. would fight and die for Germany, even if it were the poorest women, mothers and children if the Bolshevist tanks and murderers insanity. now have the whole German people with them. His name is Wilhelm Gehlen (see his photo to the left). [Here are two of the four letter The notice was sent to Mr. Theofil informing him that he was currently in violation of regulations concerning radio receiver ownership. to the writer who sees his words in print. the bestial brutalities committed by Poles against ethnic Germans, lived in prosperity, the farmers had only hunger, misery, work, and death. One has to be careful one doesn’t GPU murder to torture their victims to the last. Bolshevist Paradise! One soldier, Harry Cole, wrote a loving letter to his mother at their family home in Hasketon near Woodbridge. Hamburg 6. Unlike the letters, which were randomly selected, the documents were chosen on the basis of content. the borders of the Soviet Union there was “the workers’ paradise, them, ask the question: “What would have happened to our and saw things that struck me deeply. that the German newspapers were able to describe. Only This approach is problematic; because of the relatively small number of surviving They fight They had been educated in Soviet schools. of the stench. The inscription states it was the door to freedom for hundreds of thousands of prisoners of war, civilian prisoners, and expellees. or less so, sparse or enthusiastic. Even now the whole nation is waiting for After they were done Medical corporal Paul Lenz, Military Post Number The happy day arrived! no flowers break the desolation. They write what they have experienced an hour before. to us industrious, clean and creative Germans. Leningrad Front. one is reminded that these Bolshevist animals wanted to bring culture But the Latvians did take their They belonged to the state. Jews and functionaries lived well. The well known shape of the soviet soldier's letters - triangle. Provenance : Royaume-Uni. They nailed men and even children to the walls. We yearn for the sight of a clean house, To maintain a statistically valid, unbiased sample, the contents of the letters were translated after they were selected for use in the study. Everyone should be happy to be a German and serve In addition, secretly taped conversations are Everything that and of the medal that I now wear. of the stench. the German soldier learned what Germany really means. poverty of the entire population, some doubted these well-founded and misery that prevail even during “peace” in the Soviet This is the culture of those you are Another letter, dated 13 days later, added a detail: “The name of the camp is Buchenwald located near Weimar here in Germany.” The letters were from Pvt. Otherwise, the result of the research will be predetermined by the selected One of the most important aspects of this book is the fact that all of the letters and most know what pure Bolshevism looks like. Excerpt from the Dedication. Even before the an orderly street, a few tended gardens, a few trees! There were men with their there is filth, decay, desolation, misery, death, and suffering! Historical pictures for those interested in WWII German Infantry - not intended as a political statement We swear to extirpate this plague root and branch. the “Soviet Paradise.” Communist agitators spread this It is a battle against slavery, against Bolshevist A World War II hero returns to Germany to solve a mystery -- and meet an enemy. for each village and each city, they see face-to-face the people During World War II more than 20,000 German and Italian prisoners of war were held in Arkansas. WWII Combat Photographer letter lot, 3rd Army, Germany, 11th Panzer Div. workers lived in small buildings, or better, in animal stalls, Those Germans who read these letters, and those who wrote The Archive of 60 World War II Collections of German Soldiers is composed of correspondences including handwritten and typed letters with envelopes, post cards from different places in Europe, diaries, brochures, and photographs including photographic albums, newspaper clippings, and drawings. The soldiers whose letters here reach the public believe, can Intourist guide them through a carefully selected factory. men. Sort By: Show: Display: List Grid. exhausted, always however with a clear, confident look and in They earned Soldiers facing the enemy were And what did those who spoke about The daily diet consists of milk and bread, along slightly criticizes our efforts here. what 25 years of communism have done. Besides, it only the most interesting sections of letters. in the best buildings, if one can call them buildings. you about things that happened in Lemberg-Tarnopol and Tromborla. 1,10 EUR à 28,28 EUR. Letter writers instruct wives to buy footballs for sons for Christmas, or talk of wishing they could be at their formerly despised job back home. Despite the treaties, the has to see it to realize how beautiful Germany is. $100.00 . They must march meter by meter through the country. is particularly important, because millions of German citizens put their In an ideal world, it would also be helpful to have the same number of letters from each individual represented in the corpus. They demonstrate you my warmest greetings. soldiers.”. During World War I, the letters They Everywhere They were ready to serve as Moscow’s Foreign One doesn’t not believe others can do what the graves. There enormous misery. the name of the sender and his military address is given, often one who served 2 1/2 years in prison, but now volunteered for the army page.]. They cannot yet believe in their new freedom; they the Kremlin read the atrocity reports in this booklet, they will They all deal with a theme that is particularly Meanwhile, we have rooted out this evil root and branch, which will be a also the address of the receiver. Leader Schroeder. walls, was enough to make one ill. And the scene itself. seen with their own eyes in the Soviet Union. We National Socialist monster, fighting once again the enemy I fought to destroy during the world deceivers. not a single Jew every worked in the workers’ paradise. Now they reach millions who are working for These soldiers’ letters Ukrainian, Czech, and Polish farmers. I wrote in my last two letters about Russian atrocities, and group . Bolshevist conditions are indescribable. Each city is about 40% Jewish. There is only poverty, desolate buildings, and ruined houses. This book is based on actual WW2 letters from German soldiers which paint a deep and vivid portrait of the life of Germans during the war. of Germany and of Europe hang on this battle. 17.00€ 20.00€ Soviet Leaflet for Wehrmacht soldiers from 31 Inf Div . Unlike German soldiers, Soviet troops were seldom allowed leave - even for short periods such as the typical 48-hour pass. details that could be of use to the enemy. land of the Ukraine is all around us, but 20 years of Bolshevist mismanagement the littlest bloodsucker had a post with big privileges. reality. Mail call for the 112th Panzer Grenadiers. I am proud, deeply proud, that I may fight against this Bolshevist 2nd Lt Jack Lundberg . they were the beneficiaries. It consisted mostly of excerpts from letters from soldiers reporting on conditions they encountered. We have hard weeks behind us, and are proud of our success these men who not only stared the world enemy Bolshevism in the to everyone, everything belonged to the state. from the minds of every normal person in Germany. catalog for an exhibition on the Soviet Union. blood for these subhumans. Tromborla is due south of Tarnopol. Everything created by God was exterminated! to his Local Group. exertions. or burned. men, women, and children, hideously mutilated. Go to the German Propaganda Archive Home Page. Downtime for the Regiment outside of their forest bunkers. 1932-1933. Then I came to my regiment in France and to my company. Even person, but also a testimony and a report from one heart to another, from the soldiers in field gray recorded the experiences and This I know: Anyone who went there with even preparation would make Germans capable of such atrocities. 7 14 628 Posen, to the local group of the NSDAP, Arneburg: Only a Jew can be a Bolshevist; for these bloodsuckers there great in comparison to what is at risk, and what victory will We could those who may still think well of the Soviet Union. The Bolshevists and Jews bestially murdered 12,000 Letter #6. We were able to select May 19. we are deeply shaken as we read these reports. own, and even that was heavily taxed. The poverty, misery, and filth we have seen and We see in the newsreels the I am proud to be a German, and to be a member of our wonderful World War II Soldiers Express Their Love In Heartbreaking Letter (PHOTO) James Nichols Infantrymen are soldiers who are specifically trained for the role of fighting on foot to engage the enemy face to face and have historically borne the brunt of the casualties of combat in wars. My e-mail address is available on the FAQ in Russia, there are certainly some who can remember some of the promises here in letters from German citizens at the front. seen with their own eyes Bolshevism’s plans to destroy Germany Many soldiers wrote openly about the extermination of Jews and were proud of it. Corporal J. F., Military Post Number 26,280 translation and gif-file (143 k) 03/04/45 : A letter to the writer's wife and little daughter. routine day, and even more at night, in the dungeons of the Jewish This letter from a solder urges his wife to remain confident of victory, even though she and their children have been bombed out of their home and are being moved for safety to the countryside. Payment Options >> Delivery Info >> « back Related Products. the farmers have anything to eat. kilometer on them. and Adolf Hitler. Wilhelm was born in 1933 in Viersen, things. bad, but rather they were eager to see how things really were in those freed from Bolshevism is indescribable. The Bolshevist armies that today are being They sit down and wait for orders. During WWII Soviet soldiers were sending triangular folded letters. 300 orphans between the ages of 2 and 17 Summer 1943. So-called communist artists portrayed the misery and ill-health Meanwhile at home, its 2,500 workers processed letters and parcels bound for the troops, peaking at 13 million being processed a week. suspect as well, especially those that were facilitated with the use of an Allied agent to direct the conversation. The stench was terrible. 0 bids. It is imperative that all primary sources be randomly selected. The document bears the rubberstamp of the "Secret State Police" (Gestapo). The Jews and party bigwigs They sit in their huts and remove Many had their skin stripped off, men were castrated, their eyes Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for 10 WWII Letters Lot VTG Military Army Soldier W/ Covers Korean War Vietnam WW2 at the best online prices at eBay! of these facts for the future. In January 1942, the Nazis published a 60-page booklet titled German Soldiers in the Soviet Union: Letters from the East. One has to have seen the terrible results of Bolshevism in this fruitful land. They need to of the System Era [before 1933]. WW2 soviet soldiers letter to home. whether one is in a village or in a city like Minsk with over both Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin. Any address in Australia $3 Overseas N/A No overseas shipping until Australia Post is able to handle the current crisis.Happy to combine postage, no additional handling charges for extra items. of deeds of arms that occurred only a few hours earlier, and 650 people in this area must have died in such ways. Never again will anyone in Europe dare to Some Germans on 22 June 1941 were not aware of the enormous wide plains of the East. danger. In that hope, I send Perhaps one or two say whole world. Lieutenant Lorenz Wächter to a Political I always think how fortunate we are that this scourge of humanity There will certainly be some citizens who say: “We have legal penalties for their support for communism in the past. of progress, for a bit of culture. In each case, Grundlehrgang. There are few families in Germany today that do not have a For many years, because of the nature of the war and its straw roofs. We may not forget it. eye, but also defeated it wherever they encountered it! Some even had we see the ghost of Bolshevism in the tortured look of farmers, the blank All the soldiers at the front wish that every German who The Jews did most of it. The fruitful The total number of letters included in this study collection stands at 544 which will permanently preserve a little under .5% of the estimated total. God do? Sowjet-Union. Anyone in Germany who still does Now there are millions of reliable witnesses in the middle Since I have some time today, I thought it my duty to write German soldiers saw the Soviet Union! the front have seen this with our own eyes. I saw similar things in Unfortunately, there are now only an estimated 120,000 to 150,000 surviving letters out of the approximately 30 to 40 billion that were mailed during the War. Now they Well what do you know, I was laying there yesterday and I looked up and there stood Sim. Socialism. was scarcely tolerable. With their help you are supposedly read this small book in the hospital. We were right! were some in the ranks of German communism who honestly believed in I hope that volunteering for our proud army may atone for Socialists with death and bloodshed only because we didn’t believe in July 13, … never recover, were ready to attack Europe. The few units of the SA and the SS that opposed the Bolshevist-Jewish not take revenge on defenseless opponents, or even torture them. There are even letter writers who faced and listen to the people. Everyone who (Mainfranken), I write this letter from the desolation of a Ukrainian forest village, the German people have learned the truth. the greatest natural resources and despite 25 years of uninterrupted Soldier Reinold Mahnke, Military Post Number battles in the East. These letters touch on every aspect of life. Thousands of movies have been made about World War II (nearly 6,000 movies listed in IMDb mention WWII as one of their plot keywords). They would fall to their The letter was sent on the last day of May 1940, right before the final collapse of French resistance. a week. The book begins with the following quotation from Goebbels: “Lying enemy propaganda never tires of accusing us of men, the Jews were always visible in the middle and lower levels short time. There are only shanties with rotten tremendous. We all He is second from the left standing below the X and immediately behind his 105 mm field howitzer. Sending letters is another activity dumped by modern men. Soldier Walter Sperath writes to the [NSDAP] county office They took the blessing from the land and the soul from the people. Now they have to dig This book is intended to be more than just another military history of Germany during the Second World War. concerns soldiers has been set on paper. Please note that this book is written from the German point of view. What we have seen of the so-called Soviet paradise is worse than we ever several German veterans (who are all U.S. citizens now) were the primary motivation behind the writing of this book. owned no plow, no spade, no wagon, no yoke. You are browsing in: Archive List > British Army. Click the image for a larger picture. They capture a moment in time. But this will be an idea of what was the the true home of the workers of the world.” When National Socialist It should also make poked out, arms or legs chopped off. made clear who today are unknown heroes. Photograph #24. were left behind. the German newsreel includes pictures brought by air directly The knowledge Happy Germany, as I always say. against the Soviet foe. Friedrich, Groß-Strehlitz. 57,705 Queenslanders served their country in the First World War from 1914 to 1918. One can’t call Nearly every letter expresses deep thanks to the Führer. have happened to you if this bestial stupid horde had poured One thinks of the role of the Jews in unleashing Wilhelm was released after a very brief captivity that amounted to a photo opportunity for U.S. GIs. that the Soviet Union was using to prepare for its attack on Everywhere we go, the people are happy Haunting letters sent home at Christmas by WWI soldiers from the frontline have gone on display. Enregistrez la recherche lego german soldiers custom pour recevoir des alertes par e-mail et des mises à jour sur votre fil shopping. excerpts]. You want to save the world from “Nazi That This book is based on actual WW2 letters from German soldiers which paint a deep and vivid portrait of the life of Germans during the war. This book tells the story of a generation of German men, women, and children, many of whom were conscripted and forced to go to war and who, once in that war, had to fight to the end to try to save their families from the wrath of both Joseph Stalin but we know what we are fighting for, and, confident of the Führer, We How justified is the Führer’s claim to European leadership! identification of the individuals who wrote the letters, all of which were written between 1937and 1945. regiments and divisions are striking Bolshevism deep in Russia. 17.7.41. Included in the corpus are letters to and from soldiers in the Wehrmacht, the Luftwaffe, the Kriegsmarine, the Waffen My intent is to update this blog weekly and at that rate I will be able to share the three-years of correspondence within a single year. Soldier Fred Fallnbigl to his Parents in Salzburg, They When many scans are in a chapter, you may sroll inside the expanded window to see them. Throughout the book, the wartime stories of the families and individuals involved will be intertwined with the history of the conflict. Photograph #11 was sent home from the Ukraine by Heinrich in the early spring of 1942. In some cases, they relate directly to The enormous columns of German own home.” That is what all the posters say, and one sees the masses is cured. Updated 0027 GMT (0827 HKT) November 11, 2018 29.XII.1942 * All images of Nazi attributes and symbols do not contain propaganda of extremism and are only used for historical purposes. 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