The Letter In Which Hitler First Doubted He'd Win War
Daily Express|December 02, 2021
A Telegram written by Adolf Hitler which reveals the first time he appeared to realise his Second World War victory was not assured is enthralling historians.
Mark Reynolds

The typed missive was sent as a New Year greeting to a Spanish general fighting for Germany on January 2, 1942 – days before the Nazi leader’s army retreated from its attempt to take Moscow.

Hitler pencilled the phrase “come what may” into a draft – seen by experts as a seed of doubt about Germany’s fortunes.

He wrote: “I am certain that – come what may – our struggle against our enemies will be just as successful in future too as it has been so far, and that final victory will be ours.”

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