Four articles: German troops occupy Vichy France, Capitulation of Algeria and Morocco, the victory in Egypt, church bells to break silence

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Four articles: German troops occupy Vichy France, Capitulation of Algeria and Morocco, the victory in Egypt, church bells to break silence

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Article 1. Headlines: German troops occupy Vichy France, armistice agreement at end, Hitler's message to Pétain, defence against imminent allied attack. German forces enter unoccupied France to defend against allied attack. Article2. Headlines; capitulation of Algeria and Morocco, 16 axis aircraft destroyed, enemy fighters and bombers landed in Tunisia. Article 3. Headlines: the victory in Egypt, Mr Churchill's survey, axis losses 59000 ours 13600. Article 4. Headlines: Church bells to break silence, gratitude for mercies. Announces church bells would ring following Sunday to celebrate victory in Egypt.

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IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1942-11-12

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Four newspaper cuttings mounted on a scrapbook page

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SValentineJRM1251404v10026

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“Four articles: German troops occupy Vichy France, Capitulation of Algeria and Morocco, the victory in Egypt, church bells to break silence,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 24, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/20886.

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