The D-Day Story Collection

newspaper

Soviet War News Weekly

A newspaper entitled 'Soviet War News Weekly', No.31, 20.8.1942, price threepence. The headline 'Hitler plans to turn west' was possibly an attempt to encourage the western allies to launch the second front. The newspaper was published by the Sovinformburo, the Press Department of the Soviet Union, at the Soviet Embassy in Britain, and was issued weekly on Thursdays.

Location: In store, can be viewed by appointment

Reference: 1986/191/128