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Operation Market Garden in 1944....
Item # 642344
September 19, 1944
THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, September 19, 1944
* Operation Market Garden begins
* Post D-Day Europe
* World War II - WWII
The front page has a nice banner headline: "BRITISH AND AIR ARMY UNITE" with subheads that include: "13 Towns Taken by Glider Troops" and more. (see) First report coverage on the great paratrooper raid in the Netherlands.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp in the masthead, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century