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Description Red woven body with multi-border of gold, white, black, white and gold. Woven design: central white medallion with black swastika bordered with white and gold; medallion encircled with gold-colored cloth oak leaves embroidered with gold thread. Metallic-wrapped fringe. Top folded over and stitched to form loop for suspension. Handwritten on back in ink: "RAY. G."

Nazi military item removed from the German chancellery at the time that the advance wave of U. S. forces entered Berlin; this reportedly was taken from Adolf Hiltler's private dining room; brought home by Raymond Godschalx.
Dimensions W-49.75 L-68.75 inches
Year Range from 1938
Event World War II
Found Chancellery/Berlin, Germany
Year range to 1945
Material Wool/Cotton/Metal
Object ID 5817-T9
Object Name Banner
People Hitler, Adolf
Godschalx, Raymond
Related Publications Larson, Bradley G. "Voices of History 1941-1945". Oshkosh Public Museum, 2003.
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