ORIGINAL WW2 GERMAN PRESS PHOTOGRAPH......COMPIEGNE WAGGON.
VERY RARE GERMAN PRESS PHOTOGRAPH SHOWING THE COMPIEGNE WAGGON WHICH WAS THE TRAIN CARRIAGE THAT FRANCE ACCEPTED THE SURRENDER OF GERMANY IN WW1 AND ADOLF HITLER ACCEPTED THE SURRENDER OF FRANCE IN WW2.
THE WRITING ON THE BACK OF THE PHOTO WHICH IS DATED 24/3/41 ROUGHLY TRANSLATES.......
"The Compiegne car rolls towards the pleasure garden.
One of the main attractions on "Day of the Wehrmacht" on March 23, 1941, formed in the capital of the empire formed in the car of Compiegne, in which the Versailles dictate of 1918 and the armistice with France in 1940 were signed. With the consent of the driver, the salon car was publicly exhibited at the Lustgarten in berlin. Our picture shows the transport of the Compiegne car on a special chassis to the Lustgarten in Berlin".
YOU CAN FIND THIS PICTURE EASILY ON THE INTERNET BY JUST PUTTING "COMPIEGNE WAGGON" INTO GOOGLE.(PICTURE 4).
THE PHOTGRAPH SHOWS SIGNS OF WEAR AND HAS BEEN REPAIRED (PICTURE 3) .
THE PICTURE IS 18cm x13cm.
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