Churchill Coventry Myth

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On Nov. 14, 1940, the Germans bombed Coventry, England, killing more than 550 civilians. Over three decades later, one man claimed — without proof — that Prime Minister Winston Churchill knew about the raid and let it happen to protect a secret: Britain had cracked the Nazi Enigma code. It’s one of history’s greatest lies, about one of history’s greatest men.

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The Churchill Centre’s Finest Hour Newsletter: Coventry Bombing Myth Debunked Yet Again – “Angry History Podcast” Takes Dead Aim At Coventry Canard

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