Jugendbund

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The Jugendbund der NSDAP was a group similar to the Hitler Youth, and was indeed its predecessor. It was effectively the youth section of the Sturmabteilung (SA, or Storm Troopers) and it existed between 1922 [1] and 1923 when the NSDAP was banned following the failed Munich Putsch. It contained three sections:

  • Jungmannschaften: boys aged 14 to 16 years
  • Jungsturm "Adolf Hitler": 16 to 18 years old
  • There was also a group for young German girls

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Notes
  1. Its formation was announced in the 8th of March 1922 edition of the Völkischer Beobachter