WWII newspaper headlines from ...

Jun 5, 2017 by

France Invaded: Allied Troops Launch Mighty Offensive Philadelphia Inquirer (Final) – June 6, 1944   We Crack West Wall,...

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Albert Einstein dies (1955)

Jul 30, 2015 by

Einstein dies Dr Albert Einstein, whose thinking changed the history of man, died today at Princeton, NJ. The white-haired, world...

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Victory in Europe Day (1945)

May 8, 2015 by

After six years of total warfare across Europe which saw cities and entire countries devastated, along with millions of soldiers and...

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V-E Day Celebrations outside N...

May 8, 2015 by

While throngs of people packed Times Square in New York to celebrate the end of the war in Europe, cities and towns across the United...

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The bombing of Hiroshima (1945...

Mar 24, 2015 by

60 Percent of Jap City Blasted By Atom Bomb, Reports Show Tokyo Broadcasts Admit All Living Things Seared To Death by New Weapon...

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The Battle of the Bulge wraps ...

Dec 30, 2014 by

Yanks and British mop up big area on bank of Roer Springboard made for attacks on Ruhr, Rhineland by James M Long Paris — The...

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The Holocaust: IG Farben’...

Apr 28, 2014 by

There is no more sordid or cynical chapter in IG Farben’s entire ugly history than the story of the concentration camp it built and ran for itself.

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Bogart & Bergman are supe...

Apr 21, 2014 by

The superb acting and detail directing took us to the refugee city of Casablanca, and there we stayed, right by the warm sides of Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Paul Henreid and Claude Rains. And we’re still there.

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Early firsthand reports of Naz...

Apr 10, 2014 by

Fabian said he was taken to Auschwitz 10 months ago with 500,000 other Hungarian Jews, and that 400,000 were gassed and cremated in the first two months, and that only 1,000 remained alive.

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20 ways “The Sound of Mu...

Dec 6, 2013 by

How much does it differ from the truth, such as in the case of the von Trapp family, and the hugely-successful musical based on their lives, The Sound of Music?

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350 killed in Japanese attack ...

Dec 7, 2012 by

Air raids on Hawaii & Manila throw US into World War Striking with bomb and torpedo in the early morning dawn, Japan attacked the...

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No, Mr Hitler! (1941)

Sep 7, 2012 by

No, Mr Hitler – you just don’t talk our language! This advertisement is one of a series studying our democratic American...

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Behind-the-wall account of D-D...

Apr 30, 2012 by

Behind-wall account of invasion Writer tells Airborne troops’ perilous job in D-Day success by Leonard Mosely, representing the...

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