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Flyers asking civilians to leave Caen - 1944-June 6th and 7th

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I've recently purchased 2 copies of this flyer launched on Caen by the USAAF on 6th and 7th of June -1944 before the bombings by the 8th USAAF.

Unfortunately, time has done his work and they're not in a nice condition but they stay nice pieces of D-Day history I'm happy to share on the forum.

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These are super cool! Looks like they could use a nice archival frame! Thanks for sharing! 

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I am an amateur collector of US military items of the 20th century.

 

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-Items related to the 50th Combat Engineer Regiment/Battalion

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-WW2 items belonging to service members from Northern Virginia

-WW2 Uniforms (all branches and services)

-Cheap/Throwaway WW2 named uniforms

-Smaller WW2 Groupings

-7th Infantry Division Items

-WW2 Photos and Letters (all branches, theaters, services, etc)

 

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Thank you for posting this. It got me to looking around and I found something that may be of interest.,

Its a propaganda leaflet data base.

 

https://www.psywar.org/leaflets

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Thanks a lot ! Great website ! Here's the one I've  ! It says : first dissemination by aircraft on D.Day, last dissemination by aircraft : on D.Day +1

 

https://www.psywar.org/product_1944ZF004.php

 

By the way, this website will help me to find some other documents, .next purchase will probably be an original copy of the ones disseminated by the USAAF over the last german resistance points in Cherbourg to obtain their surrender.

 

 

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