12th September 1919: Hitler joins the German Workers Party
The German Workers' Party
Adolf Hitler's First Steps In Politics - The Foundation Of The Nazi Party I THE GREAT WAR 1919
Karl Harrer, the first leader of the German Workers Party (later Nazi Party)
The German Workers' Party was a short-lived political party established in Weimar Germany after World War I. It was the precursor of the Nazi Party, which was officially known as the National Socialist German Workers' Party. The DAP only lasted from January 1919 until February 1920.