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The fatal hike that became a Nazi propaganda coup

36 mins | Apr 8, 2020

A gripping and highly political mystery that remains unsolved, even after eight decades. In 1936, a school group from south London went on a hike in the Black Forest. Despite the heroic rescue attempts of German villagers, five boys died. Even today, locals are still asking how it happened. Kate Connolly, writing in the Guardian, explores.

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From The Guardian