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Mar 13 1920 Paramilitary supporters of the Kapp Putsch, wearing helmets with swastika symbols, hand out leaflets in Berlin. The Kapp Putsch was an attempted coup #OnThisDay which tried to overthrow the German Weimar Republic and establish an autocratic government in its place.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kapp_Putsch

Konterrevolutionärer Kapp-Putsch vom 13.-17.3.1920 in Berlin
Mit dem Einmarsch der Marinebrigade Ehrhardt am 13. März in Berlin beginnt der Putsch. Am selben Tag wird eine Regierung unter Wolfgang Kapp und General von Lüttwitz gebildet. Unter der schwarz-weiß-roten Fahne, dam Stahlhelm das Hakenkreuz, verteilen Angehörige der Marinebrigade am 13. März Flugblätter.
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English: The Coup started with the march of the Ehrhardt naval brigade on March 13 in Berlin. That day, a government under Wolfgang Kapp and General von Lüttwitz was formed. Members of the naval brigade distributed leaflets on March 13 under the black-and-white-red flag and the steel helmets with the swastika.

Accession number: Bild 183-R16976

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