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I could only speak in the smallest, most intimate circles about the real reasons which made me undertake the changeover of the plants for certain lines of production for I had to expect that many people would not understand me. ---->>>

May the spirit of devotion to duty which inspires us always dominate this Committee's conferences! ---->>>

Through years of secret work, scientific and basic ground work was laid, in order to be ready again to work the German Armed Forces at the appointed hour, without loss of time or experience. ---->>>

No: war material is life-saving for one's own people and whoever works and performs in these spheres can be proud of it; here enterprise as a whole finds its highest justification of existence. ---->>>

Our thoughts fly therefore by themselves in this festive hour of our plant community, to the man whom we thank for the ressurection of our Nation: Adolf Hitler, the patron of German labour and German art. ---->>>

Unanimously we will confess and pledge ourselves to stand behind the Fuehrer and his movement today and forever and thereby to be of service to the idea of eternal Germany. ---->>>

We want only loyal workers who are grateful from the bottom of their hearts for the bread which we let them earn. ---->>>

With these men and women who work-for the cause with all their hearts, with cool heads and skilled hands we will master every fate. ---->>>

I knew German history well, and out of my experiences in the rest of the world I believed to know the German kind; therefore I never doubted that, although for the time being all indications were against it, one day a change would come. ---->>>

We are all proud of having thus contributed to the heretofore magnificent successes of our army. ---->>>

To have united the purposes of an entire Nation, is the great historical achievement of the man in whose strong hands our President has placed the fate of our people. ---->>>


Gustav Krupp profile (gustav-krupp.jpg)
Nationality: German
Born: August 7, 1870
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Die: 01-16, 1950
Occupation: Businessman

Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach (7 August 1870 – 16 January 1950) ran the German Friedrich Krupp AG heavy industry conglomerate from 1909 until 1941. He and his son Alfried would lead the company through two world wars, producing almost everything for the German war machine from U-boats, battleships, howitzers, trains, railway guns, machine guns, cars, tanks, and much more (wikipedia)