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Cassino. A damned hard nut, just the right job for our New Zealand pals. [1944].

Reference Number: Eph-A-WAR-WII-German-propaganda-1944-01

Shows Winston Churchill and US President Roosevelt at a table contemplating a large nut labeled "Cassino" (i.e. Monte Cassino). Churchill smokes a cigar. Behind them both is a large skeleton head wearing a helmet.Verso contains exhortations to surrender and be safe.

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1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Fliers (Printed matter) and Photolithographs, related to Edith Bay, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Sir Winston Churchill, Monte Cassino, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Italy, World War, 1939-1945 - Propaganda and Skull.

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Cassino. A damned hard nut, just the right job for our New Zealand pals. [1944]., Reference Number Eph-A-WAR-WII-German-propaganda-1944-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph, black and white, 135 x 90 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

Historical Notes: New Zealand troops were involved in the campaign at Monte Cassino in Germany in early 1944. There were many casualties.

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