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Diary May 4, 1941


Do 17 flying over Athens
Medium Dornier Do 17 bombers during the victory parade flying over Athens.
Diary for Sunday, May 4, 1941:

Home Fronts

Germany: Hitler speaks to members of Reichstag in Kroll Opera House, Berlin: he claims that by withdrawing troops from North Africa to Greece, Churchill has made the ‘biggest strategic mistake in history’. German casualties in Balkans campaign were only 1,151 killed and 3,892 wounded. He predicts that National Socialist Germany will survive for 1,000 years.

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