Nuremberg Rally

Sorting through some old papers belonging to my father I came across this postcard

It is addressed to my father, then living in Kent and signed by his school penfriend, Hans Meyer.  The message in English reads

I am here with the Hitler Youth in Nuremberg in the form of the ‘Reichspartietag.’  It is very grandiose.

It feels slightly shocking to read such a message about an event that had such ominous implications.  I wonder what happened to Hans in the years that followed?


About jenjen999

I am a family historian with an interest not only in direct lines but in the social background and historical setting of the families I research.
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