Photo Gallery: Rudolf Hess' Infamous Flight
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Photo Gallery: Rudolf Hess' Infamous Flight

Historian Uncovers New Account Document Suggests Hitler Knew of Hess' British Flight Plans

Was Rudolf Hess's infamous flight to Great Britain in 1941 coordinated with Adolf Hitler? Although historians have long believed that the Nazi Party's second-in-command was acting on his own, newly revealed statements by a senior Hess adjutant may suggest otherwise.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan