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April 16, 1945

THE STARS AND STRIPES, Mediterranean Edition, April 16, 1945 

* Franklin D. Roosevelt's funeral 

The front page of the issue contains a photo headed: "A Sorrowing Capital Pays Respects" with the caption reading: "The flag-draped coffin of President Franklin D. Roosevelt rides up Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, D. C., as crowds line the route on the way to the Capitol". Related text begins on the front page and continues inside, with more photos.

This famous military newspaper also has various World War II reports on both the front page and inside pages, from this period just before the surrender of German forces.

Complete in eight pages, tiny binding slits at the blank spine margin, otherwise in very nice, clean condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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