"In a ditch were frozen German corpses". What Mr Eden saw in Russia

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"In a ditch were frozen German corpses". What Mr Eden saw in Russia

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BEN 106

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"Hitler has always liked a war of movement. He is getting it now. We saw what had evidently been the scene of pretty tough fighting same few miles north of Klin. Russian or German tanks were knocked out by the roadside. In a ditch were frozen German corpses." - Mr Eden broadcasting the BBC postscript on January 4th. The British Foreign Secretary, wearing RAF, fur cap, fur coat, and felt lined boots, with Mr Maisky, looking at frozen German corpses in the snow near Klin.

Numbered FLM.681.

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  BEN 106 - "In a ditch were frozen German corpses". What Mr Eden saw in Russia