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Nazis begin Salerno retreat... Great WWII headline...
Item # 666114
September 17, 1943
DAILY NEWS, WAR EXTRA, Los Angeles, Sept. 17, 1943
* "Lost (American) Battalion" rescued
* Nazis begin withdraw from Salerno
The 4-line, full-banner headline reads: "Greater attacks on Japan, Europe Planned, says F.D.R. - NAZIS BEGIN MAJOR SALERNO RETREAT". The subheading has: "3 Allied armies merging near Naples; in North Brenner pass wrecked", with supporting text. Another noteworthy article on the front page has: "'Lost Battalion' escapes", with supporting text.
Additional related images and text are found on inside pages.
Complete with 48 pages, larger tabloid size issue measuring 19 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches, minor wear at the margins, but generally in good condition.
Category: World War II