The decision to reintroduce unit Colours for the armed forces of the new Wehrmacht involved many problems. No unit flags and
standards had been produced since before 1914. Paul Casberg, the well-known master painter and illustrator, was commissioned
to design the new Army Colours, a commission which, in his own words, he considered to be 'the most beautiful order I have
ever received'. Packed with numerous contemporary photographs, and eight full page colour plates by Malcolm McGregor, Brian
L. Davis's text examines the flags of the Wehrmacht, in this first of three volumes concerning flags of the Third Reich.
Brian Leigh Davis is one of the world's leading experts on the insignia and regalia of Nazi Germany. He lives and works
in Surrey, UK.