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The youth organization of the SPD are the Jusos (Jungsozialisten in der SPD, Young Socialists in the SPD). From 1945-1961 they used a flag of their own: red background, a man's silhouette in white, holding over his head a white flag with the red letters 'SPD'. From 1961 onwards the Jusos used the flag of the SPD. However, they introduced an own flag again, probably in the 1970's, showing on a red background a white hand holding a rose and the lettering 'JUSOS'.
Marcus Schmöger, 6 October 2001
1:2 Image by Marcus Schmöger
A variant of the pre-1961 flag of the Jusos: red background, a man's silhouette outlined in white, holding over his head a flag outlined in white with the letters 'SPD', outlined in white. Source: Jörg Karaschewski, SPD Parteiflaggen bei eBay, 5 January 2003, Flaggenkunde mailing list; photos of flags for sale at eBay.
Marcus Schmöger, 12 February 2003