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Caption Competition

December 2014

Hitler and Mackenesen
Hitler and Mackenesen

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We have a large photo collection, many of which are uncaptioned, or for which we have incomplete information or are guessing. If any readers can give us correct captions (or more informed captions than we hold at the moment) we would be very grateful. We will display on the site the best or most accurate captions for the photos that we are putting up. Please make your captions no longer than 150 words - shorter if possible.

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The Cathedral of Ss Cyril and Methodius, Prague

The Cathedral of Ss Cyril and Methodius, Prague
The Cathedral of Ss Cyril and Methodius, Prague

The Cathedral of Ss Cyril and Methodius in Prague, where Josef Gabcik and Jan Kubis eventually hid out after the assassination together with five other members of the underground. They were betrayed and either killed or committed suicide when the Waffen SS surrounded the church on 18 June. The Orthodox Bishop of Prague wrote to the Nazi authorities taking responsibility for letting the assassins use the church in order to protect Orthodox inhabitants of Prague. He was tortured and finally shot in September 1942.

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