The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 03 18 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 117 Saturday, Mar. 18, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Dniester Is Reached by Soviet Units – Along the River at Several Points; Nazis Retreating Across Last Line ….. Vienna Is Raided for First Time As U.S. Heavies From Italy Hit Austrian Rail, Aircraft Center – Marauders Pound Transport Target In France ….. New Zealanders Battle To Clear All of Cassino ….. Yanks Invade Largest Island In Admiralties / Losses ‘Minor’; Capture Of Manus Would Close Jap Supply Line ….. Mac Arthur Pledges Blow at Philippines ….. O’Leary Dies; Only 215 Democrats Left in House ….. 5 of 1st 15 Yanks Here Go Home – Came to U.K. Before Pearl Harbor to Help Set Up Air Transport Service ….. Hitler-to-Cagney Air Special Finds Star ‘to Hell Out’ / By Jim Swarts ….. Burma British Land In Rear of Jap Lines ….. ‘Deferred List’ to Force Call of Pre-War Fathers ….. German Who Fled Nazis Helps Bomb Home Town From Fort ….. 600 at Forum Sample Food for War Refugees ….. GOP in North Carolina Pledges Dewey Support ….. Nazis Have Built A Second Atlantic Wall, Swedes Say ….. Sole Guardianship Asked For Dionne Quints’ Father ….. Helping to Cook Hitler’s Goose – United Nations Melting Pot Fighting on Italian Fronts / By O. H. Brandon ….. Lay That Pistol Down, Pard – Modern Jesse Jameses Routed By MPs in Mideast Train Fight / By Jack Kayser ….. Admit U.S. Guns Shot Down American Transports in Sicily – Army, Navy Confirm Story; Big Planes Carrying Airborne Troops Fired Upon Just After Bomb Attack by Nazi Aircraft ….. Review of February’s Raids Planned by General on AFN ….. Russia Given Finnish Reply – Source in Stockholm Is Dubious of Peace; FDR Plea Called ‘Too Late’ ….. New Shoulder Patch Signifies Combined HQ of ETO, SOS – It Will Be Worn Only By Officers; Old ETO Insignia Discontinued ….. Hull Indicates U.S. Won’t Recognize Italian Regime ….. Bring Home the Babies, Canada Tells Men Abroad ….. U.S. Funds for UNRRA Approved by Conference ….. Kissner, Ott Promoted To Brigadier Generals ….. Allied Campaign In Italy a Success, Stimson Claims ….. Plea to GIs Asks Bananas For a Raid-Injured Briton ….. Truman Urges Shift to Civilian Production Now – Says Switch Is Necessary To Foster Economy Able To Support Long War ….. Fire Destroys Relics Of Pony Express Era ….. Pockets a Cool $58.50 Selling Cooler for Cooler