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Attempt to kill Hitler... Real life "Valkyrie" event...

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July 21, 1944

THE PASADENA POST, California, July 21, 1944 

* Operation Valkyrie (1st report)
* Adolph Hitler assassination attempt
* Franklin D. Roosevelt nominated

This issue reports on the real life Valkyrie event, the attempt by German military officers to assassinate Adolph Hitler. The movie "Valkyrie" starring Tom Cruise is based on this event.
The front page has a banner headline: "German Generals Reported Leading Open Revolt Against Hitler's Nazis" with subhead. (see)
Incomplete issue containing 6 of the 10 pages of the 1st section only, some margin wear with a few small tears, nice for display as such.

Category: World War II

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