A German U-boat submarine is pictured in Heinrich Hoffmann’s book. Contributed photo.
Germany’s primary heavy anti-aircraft weapons were the Flak gun and 88 mm cannons. Contributed photo.

In today’s column, we continue to show photographs from a

During World War II, bunkers similar to those pictured were used for protection. Contributed photo.

book found on a prisoner of war in Germany by S.Sgt. Frank Csencsitz, who served in Gen. George Patton’s Third Army.

The book, “Mit Hitler im Westen,” written by Professor Heinrich Hoffmann in 1940, was an example of German World War II propaganda. “Freedom of press” was destroyed by the Third Reich. Joseph Goebbels, minister of propaganda, had total control of media in Germany.

V-E Day in two weeks.


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