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1944 Battle of Aachen ends.. Leyte Gulf......

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October 22, 1944

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 22, 1944

* Battle of Aachen, Germany ends
* Battle of Leyte beginning
* World War II - WWII

The front page has a two column heading: "All Aachen Resistance Ends as 1,000 More Surrender"(see) First report coverage on the Germans surrendering in the Battle of Aachen. This was the first city captured by allied forces on German soil.
Also a nice banner headline: "AMERICANS CAPTURED TALCBAN IN LEYTE DRIVE". Coverage on the beginning of the Battle of Leyte.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day with much more on World War II. Complete 1st section only with all 48 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

Category: World War II