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PRAGUE EXPLOSION

Believed Clear Case Of German Sabotage MOUNTAIN DUMP BLOWN UP Rec. 1.30 p.m. PRAGUE, Aug. 1. A tremendous explosion occurred near Aussig, when a factory building used by the Germans as a munitions dump blew up. It is believed to be a clear case of German sabotage. Fire followed the explosion which raged all night as special squads of medical personnel and the Red Cross strove to rescue the victims buried under the ruins. The fire was brought under control early this afternoon, but no casualty figures are yet available. Many victims so far have not been recovered.

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PRAGUE EXPLOSION, Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 181, 2 August 1945

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PRAGUE EXPLOSION Auckland Star, Volume LXXVI, Issue 181, 2 August 1945

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