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Hitler's Fortified Planning Room at Wolf's Lair

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Image of the ruins of Wolf's Lair, Hitler's headquarters for the eastern front.  The Soviet army destroyed the complex on January 25, 1945.

It was here - on July 20, 1944 - that Colonel von Stauffenberg attempted to assassinate Hitler with a briefcase bomb.  The bomb's explosion caused extensive damage, but it did not end Hitler's life.


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