August Militaria, Autographs, Collectibles & Toys Auction
Scarce German broadside in English printed during the German occupation of the Channel Islands. ‘Attention – Warning – Any persons found marking walls with ‘V’ signs or insults against the German Armed Forces are liable to be shot. A reward will be paid to any persons giving information that will lead to the arrest of these offenders.’ Signed by German General Rudolf Graf von Schmettow (1891-1970), Commander of the German occupation forces of the Channel Islands and commander of the 319th Infantry Division on the island of Guernsey. 8 x 10 inches. Very good.