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Earlier unknown pictures of the first volleys of World War II - RIA Novosti, are published 9/26/2018


MOSCOW, 26 Sep — RIA Novosti. The album with earlier unknown photos of the beginning of World War II has been offered for sale at an auction in Great Britain, Daily Mail.© of RIA Novosti Unsuccessful attempts to prevent World War II reports about it. Archival a kadryn pictures which are made by the German sailor the first cannon volleys of war which early in the morning on September 1, 1939 the German eskadrenny Schleswig-Holstein battleship has made on the Polish base Vesterplatte in Danzig (nowadays Gdansk — an edition) are imprinted. In photos firing consequences are also visible: the burning mooring and the destroyed port constructions of Danzig. These pictures which as notes Daily Mail, were never published earlier in the 1960th years have fallen into hands of the British historian. The expected album cost — about 250 pounds sterling (21,6 thousand rubles). © AP Photo Bombing of London: the beginning aviation terroravtory world war — the largest war in the history of mankind launched by fascist Germany, Italy and militaristic Japan. In war 61 states with the population 1,7 billion people have been involved. Fighting was conducted in the territory of 40 states and also on sea and oceanic theaters. Start date of war is considered on September 1, 1939 when Germany has begun the invasion into Poland then Great Britain and France have declared on September 3 war of Germany.These of never-before-seen photos are believed to be the first shots of World War II. The Nazi SMS Schleswig-Holstein is seen firing on the Danzig harbor in Poland.

of These photos go on auction tomorrow and are expected to be purchased for around of $300. pic.twitter.com/Pp3OP8QsDH ​

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