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Box: 4 Fold: 38 "The Decision is Difficult"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "The Decision is Difficult"

@ (side 2) "German soldiers have their say..."

Box: 4 Fold: 39 "After Aachen: Metz and Belfort!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "After Aachen: Metz and Belfort!"



Box: 4 Fold: 40 "Battle of Material!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Battle of Material!"

@ (side 2) "Valuable advice"

Box: 4 Fold: 41 "6 Ways of Losing Your Life"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "6 ways of losing your life"

@ (side 2) "3 ways of getting home"

Box: 4 Fold: 42 "No Joke"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "No joke"



Box: 4 Fold: 43 "Ein letzter Versuch"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "Ein letzter Versuch"

Box: 4 Fold: 44 "What Capitulation Means"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "What Capitulation Means..."



Box: 4 Fold: 45 "Lost!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Lost"

@ (side 2) "No joke"



Box: 4 Fold: 46 "Order to German Units Separated from their Command"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "Order to German Units Separated from their Command."

@ (side 2) "Instructions..."

Box: 4 Fold: 47 "9 days which shook the world"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "9 days which shook the world"

@ (side 2) "Propaganda/reality"

Box: 4 Fold: 48 "Total Collapse..."
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "Total collapse in the East..."

@ "First in the West: Collapse of the last offensive" (w/ German transl.)

Box: 4 Fold: 49 "In the North it might have made sense"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "In the North it might have made sense..."

@ (side 2) "You too can become a prisoner of war..."

Box: 4 Fold: 50 "If the Red Army were in Berlin"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "If the Red Army were in Berlin..."



Box: 4 Fold: 51 "What does the other side look like?"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "What does the other side look like?"

Box: 4 Fold: 52 "To Continue to fight means..."
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (Side 1) "To continue to fights means..."

@ (side 2) "To stop the fight means..."

Box: 4 Fold: 53 "1,000,000 in Safety!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "1,000,000 in safety!"

@ (side 2) "In safety!"

Box: 4 Fold: 54 "Two Words that could save 850,000 lives"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "Two words that could save 850,000 lives"

@ (side 2) "What is to be done?"

Box: 4 Fold: 55 "Safety!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "Safety"

@ (side 2) "Collapse"

Box: 4 Fold: 56 "Your town can be saved!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "Your town can be saved!"



Box: 4 Fold: 57 "Instructions by General Eisenhower..."
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ "Instructions by General Eisenhower to Members of the Wehrmacht."

Box: 4 Fold: 58 "Report from Western Germany"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "Report from Western Germany"

@ (side 2) "After the entry of the Allies"

Box: 4 Fold: 59 "Eisenhower against Himmler! Himmler against Germany!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ side 1 "Eisenhower against Himmler! Himmler against Germany!

@ (side 2) "what can one do?"

Box: 4 Fold: 60 "Read and Consider then: Act!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "Read and Consider then: Act!"

@ (side 2) "Drei Tonnen Sprengstoff"



Box: 4 Fold: 61 "They Are Coming"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "They are coming"

@ (side 2) "The Future of Germany"

Box: 4 Fold: 62 "I cannot end the war"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "I cannot end the war"

@ (side 2) "Two lessons - one decision!"

Box: 4 Fold: 63 "No Pleasure"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in English bearing the following slogan(s) -

@ (side 1) "No pleasure"

@ (side 2) "11,000 Casualties in One Division"

Box: 4 Fold: 64 Leaflet Album cover
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1945]? - [12/31/1983]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains the cover of the scrapbook album originally used to store the preceding leaflet collection. Spine imprinted, "M.F.H. Leaflets - West Front."

Box: 5 Fold: 1 Psychological Warfare Leaflet Album List/Notes
no date

DESCRIPTION: Contains the following notes originally located inside front cover of this album.

@ 1. Typed list of MFH's collection of psychological warfare leaflets: "Special List for Mr. Beyer (All items from MFH albums containing only MFH-drafted items)..."

@ 2. Handwritten note:

Gray pages: Tactical leaflets (5th Army) Cassino-anzio campaign (1943-44). Dissemination mostly by shell. Quantities average 300,000 each.

(Selection from 50 leaflets).

Buff pages: Tactical leaflets (SHAEF) France-Germany campaign (1944-45). Dissemination by B-17 bomber. Quantities average 3,000,000 each. (Selection from 125 leaflets).

Yellow pages: Strategic leaflets (SHAEF). Dissemination over Germany (1944-45). Quantities average 5,000,000 each. (Selection from 20 leaflets).

@ Note: With the exception of the "Yellow pages," all ensuing itemization of leaflets are marked "Gray" or "Buff" to correspond with the foregoing note. No "Yellow pages" were found in the original album.

Box: 5 Fold: 2 (Gray page): "Personal Message from the Army Commander"
September 1943

DESCRIPTION: Contains propaganda leaflet to troops of the Eighth Army from Gen. Montgomery. Dated Sicily, September 1943.

Box: 5 Fold: 3 (Gray page): "To the survivors of the 15th and 104th Pz. Gr. Regts.!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "To the survivors of the 15th and 104th Pz. Gr. Regts.!"



Box: 5 Fold: 4 "To the Hoch=und Deutschmeister!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "To the hoch=und Deutschmeister!"

@ (side 2) "Funf Minuten Englisch"

Box: 5 Fold: 5 (Gray page): ""Gebirgsjager von der 5. Division!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Gebirgsjager von der 5. Division!"

@ (side 2) "Passierschein."

Box: 5 Fold: 6 (Gray page): "Will you live to see the peace?"
1944

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "1944 - Will you live to see the peace?"

@ (side 2) Calendar for January-March 1944.

Box: 5 Fold: 7 (Gray page): "4 Ways to Get Home"
1943

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "4 Ways to Get Home"

@ (side 2) "You can count it off on the fingers of your hand"

Box: 5 Fold: 8 (Gray page): "A Hard Decision"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "A Hard Decision"

@ (side 2) "5 Facts"

Box: 5 Fold: 9 (Gray page): "Getting down to serious business!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Getting down to serious business!"

@ (side 2) "Prisoners of war benefit from the following:..."



Box: 5 Fold: 10 (Gray page): "Safe-conduct" (pass)
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains safe conduct pass (in English): "The German soldier who carries this safe-conduct is using it as a sign of his genuine wish to give himself up. He is to be disarmed, to be well looked after, to receive food and medical attention as required, and is to be removed from the danger-zone as soon as possible. (from) Headquarters Fifth Army."

Box: 5 Fold: 11 (Gray page): "Out with the Secret Weapon!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Out with the secret weapon!"

@ (side 2) "Sacrifice yourself!"

Box: 5 Fold: 12 (Gray page): "Italian Friends Beware!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "Italian Friends Beware!"



Box: 5 Fold: 13 (Gray page): "Urgent Warning....Shells!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Urgent warning...Shells!"

@ (side 2) "A soldier's fate..."

Box: 5 Fold: 14 (Gray page): "German Soldiers Have Their Say"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (Translation of German leaflet "Landser" Issue Number 2): "German Soldiers Have Their Say"



Box: 5 Fold: 15 (Gray page): "Facts are Facts"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "Facts are facts."



Box: 5 Fold: 16 (Gray page): "Fondi Taken!"
1943

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "Fondi Taken!"

Box: 5 Fold: 17 (Buff page): "Eine Minute die dir das Leben retten kann"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "Eine minute die dir das Leben retten kann."

Box: 5 Fold: 18 (Buff page): "Cherbourg wie es geschah"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "Cherbourg wie es geschah."

Box: 5 Fold: 19 (Buff page): "Generale Proklamieren Friedensregierung!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Generale proklamerieren friedensregierung!"

@ (side 2) "Fest steht folgendes."

Box: 5 Fold: 20 (Buff page): "Sie Fehlt"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Sie Fehlt"

@ (side 2) "Das Ratsel der deutschen Luftwaffe"

Box: 5 Fold: 21 (Buff page): Safe conduct passes
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains 3 safe conduct passes in German.

Box: 5 Fold: 22 (Buff page): "Retreat? No - Worse!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Retreat? No - Worse!"

@ (side 2) "A Soldier's Duty"

Box: 5 Fold: 23 (Buff page): "Stay Alive!"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflets in English and German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ (side 1) "Stay Alive!"

@ (side 2) Safe conduct pass.

Box: 5 Fold: 24 (Buff page): "So Ging Es Euren Kameraden"
World War II

DESCRIPTION: Contains psychological warfare leaflet in German, bearing the following slogan(s):

@ "So Ging Es Euren Kameraden"

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