1942 Print Order German Proclamation World II Polish War Prisoner Polska XEC6


This is an original 1942 black and white halftone print of a proclamation authorized by the Third Reich instructing the population to be strict with the Polish prisoners of war. The caption reads, "Any kind or equal treatment accorded to the war prisoners will be severely punished." The last few lines on the order write, "Please read carefully. Those who act differently will be penalized."


This 69+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5 x 8 inches; 13 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: wartime, military, POW, WWII, WW2