The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 01 08 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 57 – Saturday, January 8, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Forts, Libs Blast Reich In Southwest – Marauders Pound French Coast Again; Fighters Go Along With Bombers ….. Reds 15 Miles From Bug River; Gaping Holes Torn in Nazi Line; Town 26 Miles in Poland Is Seized – 10 Enemy Divisions In Imminent Peril Of Encirclement ….. Plane Space for Mail Doubled To Speed Up ETO’s Letters / By Arthur W. White ….. Unconfirmed Report Says Allies Have Landed on Jugoslav Coast ….. Jet Plane to Deal Blows to Nippon – Lifting Power of Propless Ships Will Be Priceless To Navy, Airman Says ….. 600 Japs Slain In New Britain – 3 Heavy Counter-Attacks Repelled by Marines In Fierce Battles ….. O’Shaughnessy Wins the Gold Shillalagh – First B26 Ends 50 Missions; Mechanic Was Only Casualty ( B-26 Mild and Bitter ) ….. Fort Hero Vandevanter Named Full Colonel at 26 ….. Burma Road: Now for Planes Only Curtain on Amazing Expansion of Giant Airline Is Lifted / By Martin Moore ….. Enemy Lifeline To San Vittore Is Cut by Yanks – Besieged Italian Town Is Expected to Fall Soon, But Fighting Is Bitter ….. U.S. Show Gets Irish All Het Up ( This is the Army ) ….. Army Engineers Acclaim M’Arthur Lock at the Soo ….. Simplified Plan to Permit Troop Vote Is Proposed ….. AFL Shuns World Union Meet Because of Russians’ Presence ….. New ‘Audience’ Show to Make Its Debut Over AFN Sunday