The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 02 22 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 95 Tuesday, Feb. 22, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … 19 Jap Vessels Sunk, 201 Planes Destroyed at Truk ….. 8,000 Tons on Reich in 36 Hours – 2nd Giant U.S. Blow Continues Blasting of Plane-Building Cities – NW Germany Hit After 1,000-Bomber Raid Sunday, 2 RAF Attacks; Fighter Output Slashed 25 Pct., Arnold Asserts ….. U.S. Losses 17 Aircraft in 2-Day Thrust – Pearl Harbor ‘Partially Avenged’; Two Enemy Cruisers Sent Down ….. Tojo Takes Over As Japs Fire Chiefs Of Army and Navy ….. Russians Battle In the Suburbs Of Krivoi Rog – Closing Giant Trap on Ore Center; Reds Driving For Dno in North ….. Yanks Attack Battered Nazis On Beachhead – Half of German Wedge Against Anzio Line Is Wiped Out ….. Desert Pals or Risk Lives?—2 Gamble With Death—and Lose ….. 1,000 Fighters Set 3 Records In Great Raids ….. Would Raise Draft Age To Keep Fathers Home ….. A Lady Dreamed, So 4 Float Down To a Dream Feast ….. Secret Weapons: No. 2Allied Planes – Super B17 in Van of New Air Power – But United Nations Have Others Up Their Sleeves / By Bud Hutton ….. Kentucky Flood Takes Lives of 3 More Victims – Death Toll Rises to Four; 100 Families Forced to Flee Their Homes ….. Americans Help Fight Raid Fires – See 2nd Attack on London In 48 Hours; Called Propaganda ‘Blitz’ ….. Naples Typhus Epidemic Checked, U.S. Medics Say ….. Rayburn Says Roosevelt Will Veto the New Tax Bill ….. 9 GIs In England Receive U.S. Citizenship Papers ….. Mark Birthday Of Washington – U.S. and British Officials To Unveil Plaque at Ancestor’s Home ….. Oona O’Neill Chaplin Says The Stork Is Due in August ….. Roosevelt Has a Powwow With Military Chieftains