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The Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia
in German: Reichsprotektorat Böhmen und Mähren
in Czech: Protektorát Čechy a Morava)
It was a German protectorate that arose in central parts of Bohemia and Moravia on March 15, 1939 when Germany invaded the western part of former Czechoslovakia, the former Austrian provinces Bohemia and Moravia, and ceased on May 8/9 1945 when Germany capitulated and World War II ended.
For the Czechs of Bohemia and Moravia, German occupation... More...
1943, Hans Sachs in «Die Meistersingern»