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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 2

At cost of $2.7 million, nuclear chain reaction proved possible. Manhattan Project can now work on atom bomb

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 5

Operation Mars, Soviet assault to crush Germans near Moscow, has ground to bitter, frozen halt, horrific casualties.

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 6

RAF launch Operation Oyster: air raid on Philips factory in Eindhoven, Holland, swooping low for precision bombing

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 6

RAF Mosquito bombers are smashing factories in Eindhoven- used to make radios for Nazi war machine

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 6

Allied forces close in on Axis North Africa from west & east- but Afrikakorps launching fierce counterattacks

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 8

For 1st time since Great War, US troops are facing German Army, as fierce tank battles rage in Tunisia

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 10

Australian troops in Papua New Guinea, after months of savage jungle warfare, have driven Japanese invaders back from Kokoda Trail

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 10

Australians find piles of Japanese artillery shells- each one hand-carried miles on sheer, overgrown Kokoda Trail.

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 10

Japanese in Papua have retreated to north coast, hoping for Imperial Navy rescue before they're killed by starvation, disease or Australians

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · Dec 10

Nazi "Action Reinhard" almost complete: this year, SS have emptied Jewish ghettoes of Poland into extermination camps

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Hitler issues order to surrounded German 6th Army: no retreat from Stalingrad, Wehrmacht must fight to death in city

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · 16h 16 hours ago

After a year of decoding work, British cryptanalysts at Bletchley Park have broken German "Shark" naval cipher- vital for Battle of Atlantic

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WW2 Tweets from 1942 @RealTimeWWII · 16h 16 hours ago

In January, German submarines added extra rotor to their Engima coding machines- wiping out UK successes in cracking code & stopping U-boats

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first tweet I've seen of them in ages,

WW2 Tweets from 1943 ‏@RealTimeWWII 55s56 seconds ago Berlin, Germany

5000 Berlin Jews have been arrested & shipped to an SS prison on Rosenstrasse, ready to be sent to concentration camp

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For 1st time, Allied newspapers- New York Times- reports French Jews are being arrested by Nazis & shipped east to "extermination centres".

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