Hitler touring Graslitz, Sudetenland, Germany (occupied Czechoslovakia), 4 Oct 1938

Caption   Hitler touring Graslitz, Sudetenland, Germany (occupied Czechoslovakia), 4 Oct 1938 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 137-049535
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Munich Conference and the Annexation of Sudetenland   Main article  Photos  
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Photos at Same Place Czechoslovakia
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 18 Jul 2009
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1. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
9 Sep 2009 12:05:02 AM

The car is a rare Mercedes Benz G4 (W31) Gelaende 3-axle staff car. Fewer than 75 of these cars were ever built. The model became familiar to US audiences as the car going through the gates in the opening credits of Hogan’s Heroes.
2. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
20 Jun 2011 02:26:48 PM

"I would rather Die standing in a Mercedes
than hide away".

-Adolf Hitler-

Commenting upon a possible assassination attempt while riding in his Limousine, 1938
3. Walter Seidl says:
8 Apr 2016 09:13:10 AM

My father Otto Seid was born 1913 in Graslitz. In december 1938 he managed to come to Sweden but his father, mother and brother stayed in Graslitz. He died 2013.

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