Translation: Workers to arms!
You are needed for the Red Army
Poster Number: PP 634
Category: Civil War
Artist: Boichuk, Timofei L'vovich — Бойчук, Тимофей Львович
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: [Narkomvoen, Ukraine]
Printer Notes: While many printers were state-owned in the USSR, Narkomvoen controlled its own presses to disseminate military literature and propaganda.
Publisher: Narkomvoen (People's Commissariat for Military Affairs)
Publishing date: c.1919
Publisher Notes: Narkomvoen was created after the October Revolution via a reorganization of the Provisional Government's ministry of war. Narkomvoen demobilized the Imperial Army, it created the Red Army and the Red Fleet (navy) and it introduced universal military training.
Print Run: NA
Sources: Soviet Posters of the era of the Civil War 1918-1921 by B. S. Butnik-Siverskii (1960), page 322, poster 1793
Catalog Notes: PP 634 Civil War b