On the morning of June 7, the only element of the Hitlerjugend that was in position to respond to the Allied invasion was Meyer's kampfgruppe.
What does HJ stand for?
HJ stands for Hitlerjugend
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We have 8 other meanings of HJ in our Acronym Attic
- Halal Journal (Islam)
- Hand Job
- Head Job
- Heroes Journey (game)
- Hey Joe (Jimi Hendrix song)
- Hey Jude (Beatles song)
- Hic Jacet (Latin: here lies)
- High Jump
- Hilal-E-Jura'at (2nd Highest gallantry award given to officers of Pakistan Armed Forces.)
Samples in periodicals archive:
It was defended by 25,000 regular troops augmented by 10,000 Volkssturmmanner and Hitlerjugend who held out until April.
SS-Standartenfuhrer Peiper, General Dietrich's notorious subordinate, began his Third Reich career in the Hitlerjugend (Hitler Youth).
He heroically led 60 men against Hitler's fanatical SS Panzer Division Hitlerjugend in the Battle of Rot.
By the 1950s, British social welfare experts worried that these "African equivalent[s] of the English teddy-boy" were part of a "dangerous mob element" that might attach themselves to demagogic African politicians: "They are the unformed Hitlerjugend, as yet, their uniform jeans and a wide hat, their march the gun-on-hip cowboy slouch, waiting for a Fuehrer to give respectability to their longing to be admired, to be feared, to have a place in the sun.
In 1940, when the parish priest of Liche was sent to Dachau concentration camp, the sanctuary was plundered, and the parish church and its grounds became a training camp for the Hitlerjugend, whose youth subjected the neighbouring farmers to persecution and torture.
They include the Nazis, who claimed to have mounted in 1936 more Shakespearean productions than the rest of the world put together, and in 1937 laid on a Shakespeare Festival for the Hitlerjugend in the presence of Rudolf Hess.
A veteran of D-Day, this peacetime city solicitor, led his 60 men against Hitler's fanatical 12th SS Panzer Division Hitlerjugend in the Battle of Rots.