Lot 357

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Large group of fourteen maps, mostly German, with some examples in English and Dutch, thirteen World War II-era and one World War I, illustrating various European nation and cities. Notable examples include: A 13 1/4" x 16 1/2" map, bearing hand-drawn notations indicating the positions of the SS Panzergrenadier Division "Nederland" around the Narva bridgehead on the Russian-Estonian border as of Feb. 20, 1944, during a period of heavy Russian attacks; a silk "escape" map, 16 1/2" x 23 1/2", of the type issued to Allied aircrews, depicting the coastal defense area and major transportation arteries of Western France on one side, and the transportation networks of Germany on the other; a 1940 road map of Germany, 46" x 35", issued by "Der Deutsche Automobilclub" (DDAC), with their national eagle and swastika insignia on both covers; a map of Stettin and the surrounding areas, 26" x 19 1/2", showing the disposition of a number of SS and Wehrmacht panzer units as of March 10, 1945, including the SS-Panzergrenadier divisions Nordland and Nederland, and the Panzer Division Holstein; and more. All in very good condition, with folds and some soiling and wear. Should be seen.

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September 13, 2017 11:00 AM EDT
Chesapeake City, MD, US

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