This is a postcard from world war one, The card is part of a series of Military slang. I understand Sperrfeuer as " Barrage ", can someone tell me what Jm means. I have tried dictionary's and on line without success.

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    "can someone tell me what Jm means" No we can't without any more context here. – πάντα ῥεῖ Apr 9 '20 at 10:47
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    You should add a foto of your postcard. – mtwde Apr 9 '20 at 11:16
  • If you're uncomfortable with posting a picture, please at least try to cite the whole sentence. – HalvarF Mar 31 at 16:58

(Extended earlier comment)

I guess, it should read:

Im Sperrfeuer

instead, which would make the asked Jm the standard preposition im, cf. DWDS, meaning 2.

As you can see here (Book title Im Völkerringen, printed 1915), I and J are quite difficult to distinguish at that time. This already applies to print, but handwriting is even more difficult.

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    How does that explain what Jm means? – πάντα ῥεῖ Apr 9 '20 at 12:13
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    @DavidVogt I understood that, but that doesn't explain what's written in that missing context though. – πάντα ῥεῖ Apr 9 '20 at 12:21

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