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Battle of Verdun, France begins...

Item # 595277

February 24, 1916

SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Springfield, Massachusetts, February 24, 1916 

* Battle of Verdun, France begins
* World War I 
* German vs. French armies

This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on the front page that include: "DRIVE BY GERMANS", "French Pushed Back", "In Attack Near Verdun", "3000 Prisoners Captured".

Coverage at the beginning of the Battle of Verdun in France. Some consider this to be the greatest and lengthiest battle in World history.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Light browning with a little margin wear, otherwise good.

Category: The 20th Century

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