Horst Wessel in his Sturmführer uniform leading an SA unit at a Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, 1929
Horst Wessel, was a Berlin Sturmführer (the lowest commissioned officer rank) of the Sturmabteilung (SA). After his murder in 1930, he was made into a martyr for the Nazi cause. The lyrics he authored - "Die Fahne hoch!" ("Raise the Flag!") has become the 2nd anthem of Nazi Reich.
Reproduction of autographed picture. On photo paper, dimensions: 4x6" (10x15cm).