Read more about the article Woman Aged 103 Who Defied Mussolini After He Annexed Her Home Wants To Die Austrian
Hermine Orian, aged 103, from the Autonomous Province of South Tyrol in Italy who is fighting for an Austrian citizenship, as according to her statements "she wants to die an Austrian." (Andreas Hofer, Bund fur Tirol (AHBT)/Newsflash)

Woman Aged 103 Who Defied Mussolini After He Annexed Her Home Wants To Die Austrian

A brave woman who refused to accept that she had to speak Italian when Austria lost South Tyrol to the fascists after the First World War has said she wants to get her Austrian citizenship back before she dies. The area where she lives was taken from Austria and handed…

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Read more about the article Jewish Nazi Concentration Camp Survivor Testifies Against Former Secretary, 96, In German Court
The former concentration camp secretary Irmgard Furchner in the Itzehoe regional court. (Newsflash)

Jewish Nazi Concentration Camp Survivor Testifies Against Former Secretary, 96, In German Court

A Jewish survivor of the Stutthof Nazi concentration camp has testified in court against a former secretary who is on trial for complicity in over 11,000 cases of murder and attempted murder. The Itzehoe District Court in the town of the same name in the German state of Schleswig-Holstein heard…

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Read more about the article Fossilised Cake Baked In Middle Of World War II For Palm Sunday Found In Kitchen Of German Home Bombed By Allies
Lisa Renn (left) and Doris Muhrenberg (right) inspect the find buried during the air raid in 1942 -the sugar decorations are clearly visible in the foreground and the cake is still wrapped in wax paper at the far end.

Fossilised Cake Baked In Middle Of World War II For Palm Sunday Found In Kitchen Of German Home Bombed By Allies

A fossilised cake baked the day before Palm Sunday celebrations in 1942 has been unearthed nearly 80-years-later in the kitchen of a German home that was flattened by an Allied bombing raid during World War II. The 79-year-old nut cake with a brittle coating was found in the German city…

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Read more about the article 1,000Ilb WW2 US Bomb Found At Construction Site Near Former Nazi Tank Factory
The half tonne US areal bomb that was discovered during exploratory work at the town of St. Valentin located in the Austrian state of Lower Austria.

1,000Ilb WW2 US Bomb Found At Construction Site Near Former Nazi Tank Factory

A WW2 US areal bomb has been discovered during excavations at a construction site near a former Nazi tank factory that was regularly bombed by the Allies. The areal bomb, estimated to weigh 500 kilogrammes (1,102 lbs) was unearthed in the town of St. Valentin in the district of Amstetten…

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