Two articles: landings in Madagascar and huge fires in Düsseldorf

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Two articles: landings in Madagascar and huge fires in Düsseldorf

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First article: Landings in Madagascar, three points occupied, little opposition. Account of British Empire forces landing in Madagascar. Includes sketch map. Second article: huge fires in Düsseldorf, powerful raid by RAF bombers. defences worn down. Account of larger than normal operation against Düsseldorf. Over 100000 fire bombs dropped, Heaviest raid yet on moonless night.

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The Times
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Date

1942-09-12

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One newspaper cutting mounted on a scrapbook page

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SValentineJRM1251404v10019

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[newspaper cutting]
Title
Two articles: landings in Madagascar and huge fires in Düsseldorf
Description
First article: Landings in Madagascar, three points occupied, little opposition. Account of British Empire forces landing in Madagascar. Includes sketch map. Second article: huge fires in Düsseldorf, powerful raid by RAF bombers. defences worn down. Account of larger than normal operation against Düsseldorf. Over 100000 fire bombs dropped, Heaviest raid yet on moonless night.

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“Two articles: landings in Madagascar and huge fires in Düsseldorf,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 7, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/20879.

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