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`1916 Battle of Verdun, France...
Item # 668674
February 29, 1916
FITCHBURG DAILY SENTINEL, Massachusetts, February 29, 1916
* Battle of Verdun, France beginning
* World War I - WWI
* German vs. French armies
The top of the front page has a two column headline: "VERDUN BATTLE IS UNABATED IN FURY" with subhead. (see) Coverage near the beginning of the Battle of Verdun in France. Some consider this to be the greatest and lengthiest battle in World history.
Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, light toning at the margins, generally nice.
Category: The 20th Century