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Throughout the late 1960s and 1970s, many old Nazis managed discreetly to trickle back to what they regarded as the Fatherland.
For his loyal work on behalf of Putin, Zharov was duly awarded for his “service to the Fatherland.”Meet the Censors, Propagandists and Outright Liars Who Won Putin’s Pulitzers|James Kirchick|May 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Lieut. Wilhelm Winter says at the outset that he is fighting for the Fatherland, but by 1941 he is fighting for the Fuhrer.‘Generation War’ Lets World War II Germans Off Too Easily|Jack Schwartz|January 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From his revolutionary comrades in Cuba, he borrowed the slogan “patria, socialismo o muerte”—fatherland, socialism or death.
The fatherland is a shambles, Bolivarian socialism has failed, and Comandante Chávez is dead.
As he said, when he made his speech from the balcony, he hoped that German swords should only be drawn to protect the fatherland.Ways of War and Peace|Delia Austrian
For it might happen even to a vicious man to save his fatherland, or to feel pleasure in seeing it saved by some690 other.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 3|Plotinos (Plotinus)
"That is merely my official conception of my obligation to the Fatherland," he said quietly.The Secret Witness|George Gibbs
A musician would sing an air, and a quiet German would be led to speak of his life in the Fatherland.Girls and Women|Harriet E. Paine (AKA E. Chester}
And, Trim, he is a brave soldier; you see he has fought for his fatherland and has been sorely wounded.Laurence Sterne in Germany|Harvey Waterman Thayer