The Tragic Life of the Woman Who Tasted Hitler’s Food

Fifteen women had to put their lives on the line every time Hitler was served food.

Photo Credits: Denver Post

After multiple assassination attempts, Hitler felt that several parties would try anything and everything to put an end to his life and the Nazi cause. For this reason, he made special arrangements like an extensive security team and a…




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