Wednesday, 3 June 2015

World War 2 Propaganda Posters – part 9

During World War 2, and for a period beyond, the Allies generated propaganda to influence the population towards support for the war effort. A wide range of media was employed aimed at local and overseas audiences. Traditional forms of media such as newspapers and posters were joined by new media, including cinema (film), newsreels, and radio. A wide range of themes were addressed, fostering hostility to towards the enemy, support for the allies, and specific pro-war projects such as conserving metal, waste, and growing vegetables.

For more information see part 1. For other works see parts 1 - 8 also.


This is part 9 of a 9 - part post on World War 2 propaganda posters:


Simple Sam the wasting fool... (USA)

Sink a sub from your farm (USA)

So that the flow doesn't stop! (Canada

Somebody Talked (USA)

Stamp 'em out! (USA)

Stand Firm!

Starve him with silence (USA)

Sto Loose Talk - Rumors (USA)

Stop loose talk to strangers

Taber. Be Ready (Canada)

Taber. They're smashing them up with my ship! (Canada)

Tell Nobody - not even Her (USA)

The attack begins in the factory (UK)

The enemy laughs when you loaf (USA)

The enemy listens. Your words are his weapons (New Zealand)

The sun is rising in the West. Stop the Japanese encroachment. Enlist (USA)

There's a gap in the line when you're absent. Stay on the job! (USA)

This plant is operating on war time. Make every minute count (USA)

Time is short. Every minute counts (USA)

Together (UK)

Together we can do it! Keep 'em firing! (USA)

Together we shall strangle Hitlerism (UK)

Together we shall strangle Hitlerism (UK)

Too little Too late… (USA)

Tools are scarce. Treat 'em right (USA)

Trevor. Big guns of the home front. Action stations everyone (Canada)

Tudor. Your Scrap brought it down (USA)

Turn that gas down (UK)

U.S. needs us strong. Eat nutritional food (USA)

Unite (UK)

United we stand. Divided we fall. Beat the promise (USA)

Unity brings Victory (UK)

Unless we can divide those two fellows - we're sunk! (UK)

Wanted. Magazines for our fighting men (Canada)

War Savings Certificates

We beat 'em before... We'll beat 'em again! (UK)

We want rags (Canada)

Don't waste good food (USA)

When? It's up to you! (Canada)

White. Reinforcements are coming up (UK)

William F Moore. Reveille for workers. Taps for Japs (USA)

Wings for Victory (UK)

Women of Britain. Come into the factories (UK)

Women Wanted as Ambulance Drivers (UK)

Women's Land Army (UK)

Your Victory Garden (USA)

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