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Encyclopedia > Nur für Deutsche
"No Poles allowed": sign, in German, outside [Woodrow] Wilson Park, Poznań, Poland, 1941.

Nur für Deutsche (German: "For Germans only"): during World War II, in many German-occupied countries, signs bearing this admonition were posted at entrances to parks, cafes, cinemas, theaters and other facilities reserved for Germans. This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ... The Poznan is also a breed of horse, There is also American Poznan, OH. The title given to this article lacks diacritics because of certain technical limitations. ... 1941 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Mushroom cloud from the nuclear explosion over Nagasaki rising 18 km into the air. ...

"For Germans only": sign, in German, at Kościuszko Park, Leszno, Poland.

In German-occupied Poland, racial segregation was nearly complete. In streetcars and trains, the first car was usually reserved for German administrative and military personnel, Nazi party members, and German civilians. All other nationalities — regarded as Untermenschen — were to use the remaining car(s). File links The following pages link to this file: Nur für Deutsche Categories: Public domain images ... File links The following pages link to this file: Nur für Deutsche Categories: Public domain images ... Coat of Arms of Leszno Leszno (pronunciation) is a town in central Poland with 63,300 inhabitants (2001). ... Racial segregation is a kind of formalized or institutionalized discrimination on the basis of race, characterized by the races separation from each other. ... Untermensch (German for subhuman) is a term from Nazi racial ideology. ...


In Polish partisan parlance, toxic or otherwise undrinkable moonshine was jocularly called "nur für Deutsche". Partisans were also fond of painting the words "nur für Deutsche" on graveyard fences.


 
 

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