Hitler Youth bugle
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Id no. 1083.98, Musical instrument
Subject(s):  Nazism, Hitler Youth
This tin signal horn was made for the Hitler Youth. A metal insignia on the horn shows an eagle with a swastika on its chest, a sword in one claw, and a hammer in the other claw. The manufacturer?s name is stamped on the bell: Meinel & Herold, Klingenthal.

The Hitler Youth was founded in 1926 as the youth movement of the German Workers? Party. By 1936, all other youth groups were disbanded and their members were forced into the Hitler Youth. The main goals of the organization were to indoctrinate youth with Nazi ideology and prepare them to enter the military at age 18.
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